Dumb numbers 2

October 30, 2008

One place where standards obviously are falling is the statistics department of Times Higher Education. How can you report ("Keep it stupid, simple", 23 October) survey results from about 500 readers to four significant figures?

Tony Harker, Department of physics and astronomy, University College London.

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