More or Less: Behind the Stats

Will the vaccine bring back normal life? GDP and Fishing

av More or Less: Behind the Stats | Publicerades 1/20/2021

The vaccine rollout continues: how long will it take before we see the benefits, and what benefits will we see? Figures suggest the UK’s economy performed worse than almost anywhere else in the world during the pandemic. But are the numbers misleading us? Alarming claims have been circulating about the number of suicides during lockdown. We look at the facts. Plus, will UK fishing quotas increase two thirds in the wake of Brexit? We trawl through the data.

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Tim Harford and the More or Less team try to make sense of the statistics which surround us. From BBC Radio 4