By Bayo Lawal
This booklet covers the basic elements of specific info research with an emphasis on the right way to enforce the versions utilized in the e-book utilizing SAS and SPSS. this can be comprehensive throughout the common use of examples, with correct codes and directions, which are heavily regarding the issues within the textual content. suggestions are defined intimately in order that scholars can reproduce related effects all alone. starting with bankruptcy , workouts on the finish of every bankruptcy additional enhance scholars' realizing of the strategies by way of requiring them to use many of the principles expressed within the textual content in a extra complicated means. each one of these routines require extensive use of PC-based statistical software program. a number of tables with result of analyses, together with interpretations of the implications, extra advance scholars' knowing of the material.
Categorical information research With SAS(R) and SPSS Applications features:
*detailed courses and outputs of all examples illustrated within the publication utilizing SAS(R) 8.02 and SPSS at the book's CD;
*detailed insurance of themes usually neglected in different books, equivalent to one-way category (ch. 3), the research of doubly categorised info (ch. 11), and generalized estimating equations (ch. 12); and
*coverage of SAS(R) PROC FREQ, GENMOD, LOGISTIC, PROBIT, and CATMOD, in addition to SPSS PROC CROSSTABS, GENLOG, LOGLINEAR, PROBIT, LOGISTIC, NUMREG, and PLUM.
This e-book is perfect for upper-level undergraduate or graduate-level classes on express information research taught in departments of biostatistics, statistics, epidemiology, psychology, sociology, political technology, and schooling. A prerequisite of 1 12 months of calculus and statistics is usually recommended. The publication has been category proven through graduate scholars within the division of biometry and epidemiology on the scientific collage of South Carolina.