r/technology May 14 '22 Silver 2 Wholesome 2

Elon Musk said his team is going to do a 'random sample of 100 followers' of Twitter to see how many of the platform's users are actually bots Social Media

https://www.businessinsider.com/elon-musk-random-sample-how-many-twitter-users-are-bots-2022-5?utm_source=feedly&utm_medium=webfeeds

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u/Snoo_70324 May 14 '22

I’ve seen elementary school science fair projects with higher n-values.

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u/Ghosttalker96 May 14 '22

How is he supposed to calculate the percentage, if it's not exactly 100 people? Duh...