Poisson Distribution

Video: The Poisson Distribution - Explained

Dr Nic explains the characteristics of the Poisson distribution, and when it is used for modeling.

This video builds on other videos about random variables and distributions:

  1. Understanding random variables
  2. Discrete random variables
  3. Probability distribution models

You may also find the binomial distribution video useful.

This video is available through our Statistics Learning Centre annual video licence.