Categorical Data Analysis

Categorical Data Analysis

Alan Agresti

Praise for the second one Edition

"A must-have publication for an individual watching for to do study and/or functions in specific info analysis."
Statistics in Medicine

"It is a complete satisfaction interpreting this book."
Pharmaceutical Research

"If you do any research of express info, this is often a vital laptop reference."

The use of statistical tools for studying specific facts has elevated dramatically, relatively within the biomedical, social sciences, and fiscal industries. Responding to new advancements, this booklet deals a finished remedy of crucial tools for express facts analysis.

Categorical facts research, 3rd Edition summarizes the most recent tools for univariate and correlated multivariate specific responses. Readers will discover a unified generalized linear versions procedure that connects logistic regression and Poisson and damaging binomial loglinear types for discrete information with general regression for non-stop info. This version additionally features:

  • An emphasis on logistic and probit regression equipment for binary, ordinal, and nominal responses for autonomous observations and for clustered information with marginal versions and random results models
  • Two new chapters on replacement tools for binary reaction info, together with smoothing and regularization tools, category equipment comparable to linear discriminant research and class timber, and cluster analysis
  • New sections introducing the Bayesian technique for ways in that chapter
  • More than a hundred analyses of information units and over six hundred exercises
  • Notes on the finish of every bankruptcy that supply references to contemporary learn and themes now not coated within the textual content, associated with a bibliography of greater than 1,200 sources
  • A supplementary site exhibiting how you can use R and SAS; for all examples within the textual content, with info additionally approximately SPSS and Stata and with workout solutions

Categorical facts research, 3rd Edition is a useful device for statisticians and methodologists, corresponding to biostatisticians and researchers within the social and behavioral sciences, drugs and public future health, advertising and marketing, schooling, finance, organic and agricultural sciences, and commercial caliber control.

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