Calculating univariate descriptive statistics

Use univariate descriptive statistics to describe a quantitative variable.

  1. Select a cell in the dataset.
  2. On the Analyse-it ribbon tab, in the Statistical Analyses group, click Distribution, and then click the statistics to show:
    Option Description
    Mean and Moments Show mean, variance, standard deviation, skewness, and kurtosis.
    Median and Quartiles Show minimum, maximum, median, and quartiles.
    Quantiles Show quantiles.
    The analysis task pane opens.
  3. In the Y drop-down list, select the variable.
  4. Optional: To customize the statistics to show, click Customize... and then select or clear the appropriate check boxes. To save the options as the defaults to use for future analyses, click Save as Defaults.
  5. Click Calculate.
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