In this liveProject series, you’ll take on the role of a data analyst working for the Jones Family Philanthropic Foundation. The board of directors is interested in learning about the life expectancy of Americans so that they can better target their charitable spending.
Your challenges in this series of liveProjects include running a regression analysis on demographic data to find factors related to life expectancy, and answering data-mining questions about the distribution of these demographic variables. To do this, you’ll clean and model your data, assess the accuracy of your findings, and present your results—all with open-source tools from the Python ecosystem.
This liveProject is for confident Python programmers. To begin this liveProject you will need to be familiar with the following:
In this liveProject, you’ll learn vital skills for planning and orchestrating a data analysis project. These foundational skills are easy to transfer to almost any data undertaking.