Ethics in statistics is about more than good practice. It extends to the communication of uncertainty and variation. "Statistics and ethics are intertwined" (Gelman, 2018) and statistics can be presented in a dishonest version or selecting data that fits one's hypothesis.
Here are five recommendations for dealing with fundamental dilemmas.
Gelman, A. (2018). Ethics in statistical practice and communication: Five recommendations. Significance. 5(15). https://rss.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/j.1740-9713.2018.01193.x