• Thomas Haslwanter
Part of the Statistics and Computing book series (SCO)


This chapter is a kick-start into Python. It shows how to install Python under Windows, Linux, or MacOS, and walks step-by-step through documented programming examples. The most important statistics packages for Python are introduced. Tips are given to help avoid some of the problems frequently encountered while learning Python.


Command Line Python Script Group Object Python Program Python Package 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Thomas Haslwanter
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  1. 1.School of Applied Health and Social SciencesUniversity of Applied Sciences Upper AustriaLinzAustria

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