Is it possible to accumulate a set of statistics that describes a large number of samples such that I can then produce a boxplot?
I must clarify immediately that I am a practicing software developer, not a statistician, and that my college stats class was a very long time ago… That said, I would like to know if there is a ...
I'm looking for a good algorithm (meaning minimal computation, minimal storage requirements) to estimate the median of a data set that is too large to store, such that each value can only be read once ...
On smaller window sizes, n log n sorting might work. Are there any better algorithms to achieve this?