Descriptives
memisc
0.99.26.3
Vectors of Univariate Sample Statistics¶
Description¶
Descriptives(x)
gives a vector of sample statistics for use in codebook
.
Usage¶
Descriptives(x,...)
## S4 method for signature 'atomic'
Descriptives(x, weights = NULL, ...)
## S4 method for signature 'item.vector'
Descriptives(x, weights = NULL, ...)
Arguments¶
x

an atomic vector or
"item.vector"
object. weights

an optional vector of weights.
...

further arguments, to be passed to future methods.
Value¶
A numeric vector of sample statistics, containing the range, the mean, the standard deviation, the skewness and the (excess) kurtosis.
Examples¶
x < rnorm(100)
Descriptives(x)
Min Max Mean Std.Dev. Skewness Kurtosis
3.34932408 2.65141740 0.10850291 1.03368145 0.04969424 0.62662213