Introduction
5. Sample marathoner data

Instruction

The other dataset we'll be working with in this course is data about female marathon runners from 2011. Sample data about ten runners is presented in the table below. It has the following columns:

  • rank – the runner's rank at the end of 2011,
  • time – total time it took the runner to complete the marathon,
  • runner – runner's first and last name,
  • nationality – nationality of the runner,
  • year – year the runner was born,
  • city – city where the marathon took place,
  • date – day, month, and year of the marathon.
Marathoners
rank time runner nationality year city date
1 02:19:19 Mary Jepkosgei Keitany KEN 1982 London 17.04.2011
2 02:19:44 Florence Jebet Kiplagat KEN 1987 Berlin 25.09.2011
3 02:20:46 Edna Ngeringwony Kiplagat KEN 1979 London 17.04.2011
4 02:21:59 Mamitu Daska ETH 1983 Frankfurt 30.10.2011
5 02:22:08 Tiki Gelana ETH 1987 Amsterdam 16.10.2011
6 02:22:09 Ejegayehu Dibaba ETH 1982 Chicago, IL 09.10.2011
7 02:22:18 Irina Mikitenko GER 1972 Berlin 25.09.2011
8 02:22:34 Lydia Cheromei KEN 1977 Praha 08.05.2011
9 02:22:43 Koren Jelela ETH 1987 Toronto 16.10.2011
10 02:22:45 Aselefech Mergia ETH 1985 Dubai 21.01.2011