Inputs' Significance Analysis with Rough Sets Theory

  • Izabela Rejer


The aim of this article is to show that a proper choice of a discretisation method is a key point in analysing the significance of attributes describing a specific real system of continuous attributes. In the second section of the article three most popular automatic discretisation methods are presented, which are next, in the third section, used for a discretisation of continuous attributes describing a system of an unemployment in Poland. The results obtained after application of these methods are compared with the results obtained with an expert method, proposed in the last part of the article.


Inputs' significance rough sets theory discretisation methods 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Izabela Rejer
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  1. 1.University of SzczecinSzczecinPoland

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