Advertisement

Exploring Bivariate and Categorical Data

  • Douglas A. Wolfe
  • Grant Schneider
Chapter
Part of the Springer Texts in Statistics book series (STS)

Abstract

In Chapter 1 we focused on displaying and describing information on one variable at a time. In this chapter we consider graphical and numerical methods that can be used to investigate the relationship between two variables. Section 1 contains methods for exploring the relationship between two quantitative variables. Descriptive statistics for measuring the strength of association are provided in Sect. 2. Section 3 deals with relationships between two categorical variables.

Bibliography

  1. Kenyon Center for Environmental Study. (1997). Gambier, Ohio. Personal communication.Google Scholar
  2. United States Environmental Protection Agency. (2016, May). Greenhouse Gas Inventory Data Explorer. Washington, DC: United States Environmental Protection AgencyGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer International Publishing AG 2017

Authors and Affiliations

  • Douglas A. Wolfe
    • 1
  • Grant Schneider
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of StatisticsThe Ohio State UniversityColumbusUSA
  2. 2.Upstart NetworkSan CarlosUSA

Personalised recommendations