Communicating uncertainties in official statistics — A Review of communication methods — 2020 edition - Products Statistical working papers

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null Communicating uncertainties in official statistics — A Review of communication methods — 2020 edition

This report examines the state-of-the-art for verbal, numerical and visual methods that are available to communicate uncertainties in official statistics reports. It provides insights into the uncertainty of statistical estimates through a review of existing work on the communication of uncertainty, mainly from the perspective of data visualisation (but also touching upon verbal and numerical practices) for describing uncertainty of official statistics.

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Release date: 22/12/2020

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Product Code: KS-TC-20-011
ISBN: 978-92-76-28362-1
ISSN: 2315-0807
Digital Object Identifier (DOI): 10.2785/590674
Theme: General and regional statistics
Collection: Statistical working papers