How long do Popes usually serve? | 2/12/2013 | Staff
darktm22darktm22 (Posted by) Level 4

Could you please publish the dataset you used?

Ohh - Call - Night - Data - Sources

Ohh, good call! I did this late last night, and forgot to mention my data sources. The Judge data comes from wikipedia:

The Papal history varies from source to source, but I used this:

Popes - Average - Years - Average - Trivia

From 1800 to 2013 there were 15 popes, and their average is 14.2 years. The overall average is interesting as trivia, but the modern life expectancy means 14 is a better answer.

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