Searching for Deliveries

A BBC article stated:

Online searches for cream teas and afternoon teas to be delivered have surged since the UK went into lockdown, search data has suggested.

That claim refers to Google searches. This article looks at indices.

What is an index?

An index is a measure of relative change. A value is set, and then we observe changes over time or other differences. If an index is…



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Anthony B. Masters

Anthony B. Masters

This blog looks at the use of statistics in Britain and beyond. It is written by RSS Statistical Ambassador and Chartered Statistician @anthonybmasters.