Nate Silver predicts our next President – by keeping a running forecast

If you haven’t heard of Nate Silver then you are in for a ride. Nate is very, very famous in two distinct areas, baseball and politics, for his ability to predict things 다운로드.

For baseball he developed, PECOTA, a system for predicting future performance of baseball players, and sold it to Baseball Prospectus in 2003.

From there he moved into politics and went on a run, correctly predicting the winner in 49 out of 50 states for the 2008 presidential election, and all 35 of the Senate races 다운로드.

That made him some enemies, specifically all those existing pollsters who were proved wrong time and time again.

They still don’t like him, but he is the reigning king of political predictions and now a blogger for the New York Times 나인룸 3회. Where he maintains a running forecast for the 2012 presidential election.

This screenshot shows the forecasted winner in November:

 

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Labor Stats on Labor Day

In honor of Labor Day I visited a favorite government website, the Occupational Outlook Handbook 스케치업 2016 32비트 다운로드.

The handbook covers every career in America and discusses interesting things, like day-in-the-life, growth potential, education needed, salary ranges. 

For a young whippersnapper it was perfect Openssh windows download. I would browse everything from doctor to trash man to college professor.

Today, I found several images that reflect interesting labor trends in America 다운로드. Here they are, enjoy, and Happy Labor Day!
 

Ethnicity

 

80%+ of the work force is White, while persons of Hispanic origin are projected to increase, by 2018, their share of the labor force from 14.3 percent to 17.6 percent 다운로드.

 

 

 Age

 

Largest group of the workforce, 23.3%, are those age 45-54, followed closely by those aged 35-44, 22.7% 로미오와 줄리엣.

 

 

 New Jobs

 

Most new jobs in America are projected to come from healthcare and scientific/technical professions 다운로드.

 

 

Fastest Growing Jobs


 

Largest Group of New Jobs

 

Clearly, thousands of jobs, nearly all the jobs, will be healthcare 다운로드.

 

 

Fastest Decline

 

Bye, bye manufacturing… 다운로드.

 

 

Education

 

Get an associate’s after high school, or a master’s after undergrad and you will be much better off onekey ghost.

 

 

Good Producing Jobs

 

We don’t produce goods anymore, just houses 영화 간첩 다운로드.

 

 

Change in Employment

 

We are definitely becoming more of a service society…not sure that is a good thing.