Descriptives memisc 0.99.25.7

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
-3.04605082  2.22643372 -0.06446228  0.99662245 -0.18572179 -0.10540255