The term redshirt has come to mean any stock character who is introduced in an episode only to be killed off. This comes from the original Star Trek where red uniforms are thought to be a death sentence. But is it really true?
I decided to check using Tableau. This dashboard was originally created as an entry for the 3 minute win challenge. I spent a couple more minutes to clean things up for embedding in a blog. If you are interested in watching the creation, check out the video.
By the way, a good data analyst will point out that this analysis isn’t complete. There’s at least one more factor to consider before you can really answer the question. Any one see it? Leave a comment.