Overview of the stats Package
Calling SequenceDescriptionList of stats Package Commands
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stats[command](arguments)
command(arguments)
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Important: The stats package has been deprecated. Use the superseding package Statistics instead.
Each command in the stats package can be accessed by using either the long form or the short form of the command name in the command calling sequence.
The stats package provides data analysis functions, such as various means and quantiles, plotting functions, such as histograms and scatter plots, and data manipulation functions, such as weighted moving average and standard scores. Also available are least square fit, random number generation, analysis of variance (one way), data import from a file and numerical evaluation of statistical distributions.
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The following is a list of available commands.importdataImport data from a file
The following is a list of available subpackages.anovaAnalysis of variance.describeData analysis functions.fitLinear Regression.randomRandom number generators according to specified distributions.statevalfNumerical evaluation of distributions.statplotsPlotting functions.transformData manipulation functions.
To display the help page for a particular stats command, see Getting Help with a Command in a Package.
Additional information is available on the following topics.dataRepresentation of data.distributionsThe various distributions supported by stats.
To display the help page for a particular stats topic, see stats[topic].
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