# 12 Bonkers Facts About Probability And Statistics

Turns out, you have a higher chance of dying on your birthday.

Ah, probability and statistics! The two fields of mathematics that have puzzled and intrigued us for centuries. From the ancient Greeks trying to explain the odds of winning at dice games to the modern day statisticians trying to predict the outcomes of elections, probability and statistics have both been the source of endless fascination... along with their close cousins, lies and damned lies (which we won't be covering in this or probably any other list, as it would be not unlike trying to sample the ocean with a thimble).

But did you know that there are some bonkers facts about probability and statistics that you may not have heard of? That's right - from the risk of dying on your birthday to the chance of finding a doppelganger, this list of 12 bonkers facts about probability and statistics might blow your mind. So, if you're ready, let's dive into the weird and wonderful world of probability and statistics.

## Jazz: Impossible to guess.

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