Indian Men are not Rapists
(Data from Wikipedia, Code listed below)
(Update: In light of the heated debates that have followed, I think I should summarize my position:
- Generations of Indians fought and devoted their lives to dispel the image of India as a nation of snake charmers, and I don’t subscribe to the same attitude being repeated in a modern context.
- The attitude that we should not highlight these stats or criticise the news coverage that they may distract from the awareness created by the Nirbhaya case, so that we can concentrate on the reformation of the Indian Men, is a dangerous attitude. The road to hell is paved with good intentions, and suppression of truth for the greater good is one of those.
- Yes, I know that the data is incomplete and buggy. But ever heard of null hypothesis and the onus of proof being on the alternative hypothesis, at least in the presence of empirical data? )
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