International Prize in Statistics awarded to Sir David Cox

Noted British statistician Sir David Cox was named the inaugural recipient of the International Prize in Statistics. He is honoured for Survival Analysis Model Applied in Medicine, Science, and Engineering.

Like the acclaimed Fields Medal, Abel Prize, Turing Award and Nobel Prize, the International Prize in Statistics is considered the highest honor in its field. It will be bestowed every other year to an individual or team for major achievements using statistics to advance science, technology and human welfare.

So let’s discuss some questions related to this post:
Q1. Recently Sir David Cox was named the inaugural recipient of the International Prize in Statistics. He belongs to which country?
Source -The Hindu

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