Simpson's Paradox

Overall Test

 

Applicants

Admitted

Men

8442

44%

Women

4321

35%


< 80% (barely)



Tests by Department

Department

Men

Women

Applicants

Admitted

Applicants

Admitted

A

825

62%

108

82%

B

560

63%

25

68%

C

325

37%

593

34%

D

417

33%

375

35%

E

191

28%

393

24%

F

272

6%

341

7%