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    November 18, 2016

    Listen in: Data describes how Trump won the Presidency

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    Our Editor Theunis van Rensburg went on the Gareth Cliff Show to discuss what data reveals about Trump’s successful bid for the presidency – listen in now!

    2016 has had many shock moments, but perhaps none caught the headlines in the manner that Donald Trump’s surprise victory secured him the Presidency.

    While we’ve since had the opportunity to explore some of the data behind what secured Trump the presidency – including factors such as the surprise that Democratic voters failed to turn out for Hillary Clinton – we now have the opportunity to explore other metrics that secured the Republican presidential candidate his victory.

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    To that end, our Editor at Large and resident data scientist Theunis van Rensburg joined Gareth Cliff on the Gareth Cliff Show to discuss exactly what data can be gleaned from Trump’s victory – such as the makeup of voters and the turnout at the polls.

    Listen in to Theunis’ interview here, which begins at 29:30:

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    What are your thoughts on Trump’s presidential victory? What statistics do you find most interesting about his successful bid for the US Presidency? We want to know! Share your thoughts with us in the comments below!

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