Most of you probably have probably heard the statistic that being uninsured kills 18,000 people a year.
But the statistic cannot overpower the emotional response to flying.
You cannot kneecap a statistic, though you can sometimes make it limp.
That statistic is based on a survey that includes attempted forced kissing as sexual assault.
He looks slightly put out, as if disappointed by the incompleteness of the statistic.
But now it's a statistic that the soup is getting thicker, and I can't figure out why.
Whether nebulæ are found rarely or often in squint, depends in great measure on the statistic materials which are worked out.
At night it is counted and entered on a statistic sheet, under the same heads.
Every statement was substantiated, every statistic verified with Genslinger's meticulous love for exactness.
How many never know how close they come to making their mistake, or being a statistic in somebody else's?
"quantitative fact or statement," 1880; see statistics.