Apr 21, 2014

Benford's Law

The last thing the internet needs is one more demonstration of Benford's Law but I'm going to do it anyway for three reasons:

  • it's a good way to experiment with the formatting of the site [1]
  • it's a fairly simple concept that is still a little non-intuitive
  • it's a good demonstration of how more local governments are making their financial data publicly available

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