Tag: statistics

71 Why is the Economist model so sure Trump is going to lose compared to other models? 2020-10-26T15:25:43.843

35 Why are the Democrats & Republicans so homogeneous in their opinions of impeaching Trump? 2019-12-13T04:02:31.450

30 Phenomenon where politically incorrect candidates do better in actual elections than in polls? 2016-10-08T09:45:13.293

30 What method can be used to estimate the likelihood of a civil war? 2018-02-12T09:55:17.450

24 In the 538 Election Forecast, what is the difference between States that are: "the closest races" and "close to the tipping point"? 2020-08-17T21:00:18.830

18 How does turnover in the Trump administration compare to previous administrations? 2018-04-21T00:02:22.593

15 Seeking a study claiming that a successful coup d’etat only requires a small percentage of the population 2021-01-07T07:26:49.887

13 Did Hillary Clinton win the popular vote by 2.09 or 2.22 percentage points? 2020-06-18T15:09:08.200

13 How much looting has actually occurred during the recent protests in the US? 2020-06-20T21:41:35.243

12 Has anyone produced a time series of the Gini coefficient to current political party? 2013-10-19T15:53:57.817

12 Are there more Democrats than Republicans in the United States? 2020-08-03T13:08:06.833

12 Is political polarization in the US geographically uneven? 2020-08-19T12:53:45.837

11 How is corruption measured? 2012-12-05T09:31:22.253

10 What are the crime rates by religion in USA? 2015-12-14T21:56:28.553

10 Us Income Inequality adjusted for cost of living differences on a per county/city basis 2016-02-14T17:00:02.007

9 What was the lowest known voter participation rate? 2013-10-05T01:04:07.390

9 What is the typical error in large vote counts? 2016-06-24T08:24:59.147

9 Sweden rape statistics 2016 2017-02-21T20:10:58.003

9 Evidence in support of highly myopic retrospective voting 2018-12-25T14:22:54.517

9 How can election winners of states be confirmed, although the remaining uncounted votes are more than the difference in votes? 2020-11-04T11:51:03.203

8 Is there a correlation between protest size and public sympathy? 2015-08-19T11:04:31.697

8 People receiving federal assistance in the US 2017-06-29T12:53:38.343

8 Does categorizing/framing actions/labeling people based on intent stem the growth of that action? 2017-08-21T14:30:13.030

8 Are there any studies about companies self-segregating politically? 2018-08-30T00:03:22.917

8 What happened to Islamic terrorism in 2018? 2018-11-28T20:35:58.230

8 How did Arizona get so close to upsetting Arnon Mishkin's "t-stat of 4" statement defending his decision team's call? 2020-11-18T21:30:37.570

7 How do Google Trends results correlate with the actual party support? 2018-08-23T14:12:02.043

7 Are there standardized ways to quantify political division? 2019-10-07T21:46:57.613

7 By how much have past state recounts differed from their original vote counts? 2020-11-07T04:16:45.377

7 Estimated bounds for margin of error in US election results? 2020-11-18T19:45:52.103

7 Correlation between county-level college education level and swing towards Democrats from 2016-2020? 2020-12-01T13:56:40.133

6 How does DW-Nominate determine whether a specific member of congress or vote is liberal or conservative? 2015-08-19T21:33:35.543

6 Were there any voting districts with no votes for Obama? 2016-08-08T20:00:05.980

6 Statistics of Instant Runoff Voting 2018-01-08T15:29:24.440

6 What exactly is "National Origin” with respect to US anti-discrimination laws? 2019-12-23T15:03:16.530

6 Which states returned the most third party votes in the 2016 presidential election? 2020-05-12T13:32:47.347

6 How does polling work in the United States? 2020-06-17T23:33:55.003

6 Statistics on US political affiliation by industry? 2021-01-11T15:12:27.427

6 How much of votes in the European Parliament fall on party (group) lines as opposed to country (groups) lines? 2021-01-29T06:13:53.600

5 Resource providing statistical data on the amount of law enacted? 2013-07-30T21:04:51.613

5 Are future people counted when considering how many people will be affected by a policy change? 2014-09-02T06:09:15.993

5 What percent of people killed by police in the US are unarmed? 2015-08-19T18:44:45.100

5 Best metric for comparing poll queue times? 2018-11-08T07:38:39.553

5 What is an MRP poll, and is it more accurate than a conventional poll? 2019-12-05T20:24:11.520

5 What are the (bidirectional) flows of skilled workers between Australia and the UK, presently? 2020-01-18T20:21:27.950

5 What percentage of African-American Republicans are conservative? 2020-05-14T16:42:41.443

5 How does the Trump administrations "rate of attrition" compare to past administrations? 2020-06-23T13:56:03.960

5 Why is the USA so much more religious then other developed nations 2020-08-28T20:52:53.840

5 In the US, have COVID deaths been evenly distributed among registered party voters? 2020-12-24T05:53:58.733

4 Quantification of media interest in particular political subjects 2016-02-09T18:26:58.110

4 What are the statistics for mass shootings by skin color? 2016-03-25T20:34:24.107

4 Limit to utility of campaign funds 2016-06-22T17:26:46.820

4 Percentage of European terrorists who are refugees 2016-07-27T20:44:12.893

4 Are capitalism and communism equivalent in attributable mass murders? 2017-11-22T19:33:18.877

4 Are there some statistics on the political affiliation of NESBs? 2019-10-09T08:00:32.973

4 What is the death toll of war on drugs compared to death toll from drugs? 2019-12-13T12:20:29.817

4 Which EU country has the most violent police force? 2020-04-24T18:25:05.190

4 How are deaths recorded and reported in the US? 2020-05-14T20:14:10.093

4 Amongst U.S. police forces, are combat veterans more likely to abuse force than those who lack combat experience? 2020-08-30T21:29:29.017

4 Correlation between 538's urbanization index and vote margin 2020? 2020-11-09T15:20:26.853

3 How is the employment rate defined for OECD countries? 2013-06-21T12:30:34.030

3 Tally of fake hate crimes? 2017-02-01T19:19:13.460

3 Statistical impact of Russian Hack in US election 2016 2017-03-24T09:28:52.280

3 How effective is the fight against skewed sex ratio in India? 2017-08-18T09:31:18.337

3 Which US states have the most right-wing, "alt-right", KKK affiliated or neo-nazi groups? 2017-08-19T17:44:56.287

3 Is gun violence in the US mostly limited to people involved in property/violent crime? 2017-10-04T15:13:28.643

3 Is there a ranking of states population density based on usable land area? 2018-07-29T23:36:46.760

3 Where can I find the number of U.S. illegal border crossings versus visa overstays? 2019-02-24T16:32:13.067

3 A. B, C, or D statistical voting placement on ballot? 2019-03-19T03:28:13.277

3 What was the correlation between a US state's Hispanic population and two party vote share for Hillary Clinton? 2020-08-19T12:33:25.370

3 Representatives of districts that are 50 to 65 percent Hispanic by party? 2020-08-21T15:00:19.843

3 Is ticket splitting correlated with low information? 2020-08-30T14:26:44.610

3 Do primary vote totals tend to indicate the winner in the general election for US Senate? 2020-09-18T20:39:50.603

3 Has a party ever picked up congressional seats in the general election and lost the presidential election in the USA? 2020-11-05T15:21:06.170

3 What, if anything, has been done to account for mail-in votes in 2020 exit poll data? 2020-11-18T23:16:55.517

3 Comparison of Presidential and House results by District 2020-11-27T13:46:34.083

2 Why is the cost of food stamps 10 times higher than in 1938 in real dollars? 2013-07-07T02:17:13.783

2 What is an unpoliticized, transparent source (alternative to Gov't stats) for stats like Unemployment and Inflation? 2014-05-05T14:06:25.680

2 Is there data that looks at income inequality by examining total income over each person's life? 2014-05-16T12:51:28.557

2 Can people be "double counted" in different countries' census? 2015-12-18T06:24:56.433

2 How do you calculate Cook PVI for uncontested elections? 2018-02-08T19:04:21.250

2 Is there a comparison of the cost structure of residential electricity in the EU? 2020-01-07T04:13:21.263

2 Is the UK reporting (extra) deaths in care homes now as related to Covid-19? 2020-04-19T09:04:10.880

2 Why did the Chinese government change their publicly-reported COVID-19 infection and death rates? 2020-04-22T12:49:46.363

2 Where did this figure showing shifts in support between 2016 and 2020 come from? 2020-10-12T22:26:05.427

1 How is an employed person defined for OECD countries? 2013-06-22T16:03:03.417

1 Percentage of mass murderers without a father 2016-04-24T17:41:57.287

1 Why Does Pew Research Say That US 2016 Election Polls "Missed Their Mark"? 2017-12-27T01:09:11.607

1 Precincts where GOP House candidates got <1% of the vote in 2018? 2020-08-14T22:08:43.080

1 Are liberal republicans concentrated in the Deep South? 2020-08-22T15:23:41.200

1 Is California more liberal than Vermont? 2020-08-26T15:40:49.733

1 Is the tendency for mail-in voters to support incumbents in primary elections due to a 'red shift'? 2020-08-31T20:00:34.633

1 Longest negative popular vote bellwether US county streak? 2020-09-16T14:46:22.970

1 In which congressional districts were there more votes for the Democratic candidate in 2018 than in 2016? 2020-10-06T12:34:29.383

1 What percentage of voters lived in a precinct where Republican house candidate got less than 5% of the vote in 2016 and 2018? 2020-10-12T16:09:59.310

1 How many congressional districts produced a split result in the 2020 House and Presidential elections? 2020-11-15T14:54:45.157

1 What were the 2020 Presidential Results in TX-15 specifically? 2020-11-24T14:02:00.640

1 Shift by precinct NYC 2016 to 2020? 2020-12-06T15:44:31.993

1 Total hours of Brexit negotiations? 2020-12-15T10:33:59.663