Trends in UK Coronavirus cases, hospitalisations and deaths

A friend asked a question to do with Coronavirus that I couldn’t answer but I thought I should.  So I got some data, did some calculations on it, and then worked out how to display it.  The question was: how bad were hospitalisations and deaths from Coronavirus (in the UK) when the daily reported Coronavirus … Continue reading Trends in UK Coronavirus cases, hospitalisations and deaths

CV tips

A friend recently asked for some advice in writing her CV (résumé) and suggested I turn what I told her into a blog post, so here it is. I don't claim to be an expert in CV writing; these are just the ramblings of some random bloke on the internet. I hope you find them … Continue reading CV tips

Visualising wealth inequality using Lorenz curves

In this article I will do some analysis and visualisation of data on wealth inequality.  The data is, slightly randomly, a combination of historical data from three towns in Suffolk from 1522, and the most recent data about Great Britain.  I’ll go through the data a little, the analysis, the visualisations, and why I think … Continue reading Visualising wealth inequality using Lorenz curves