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How to plot a linegraph in SPSS with respect to the data? [migrated]

Hi all, Above you'll see a line-graph plotted with SPSS. I want to improve this line-graph according to its data. Meaning that some elements are not presented correctly: (1) I deliberately ...
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SPSS one way ANOVA

I'm using SPSS version 20 in the statistical analysis of my study. It's a case-control study, within the cases there are three polymorphisms (TT, Tt, tt) and their correspondent vitamin D level. I ...
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Likert Scale , SPSS and hypothesis

We made an online research that aimed to see if "have a pet" could influence "good perception about self". 69 participants answered 21 direct questions with this likert points (5.totally agree, ...
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Multiple, multiple regressions?

I have done a study on whether personality and demographics predict interaction on Facebook brand pages. I have used a Big five personality scale and the demographics include, sex, age, marital ...
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Post-hoc with Bonferroni a correction after ANOVA with repeated measure in SPSS

does somebody know where I can find the t value of post-hoc tests with Bonferroni correction when using SPSS.From what I get so far, I only see p values. Should I add a command in the script? Thank ...
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SPSS: How to split distribution evenly to analyze subgroups

I have a normally distributed SPSS dataset with 1400+ cases. I want to create sub-groups based on "age in months" that are distributed evenly. The dataset ranges from 12 to 60 "age in months". ...
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How use standardized regression coefficient in analyzing Likert scale questionnaire to calculate the weight of each factor?

I have a Likert scale questionnaire of 5 scales (from not important at all to very important) and i want to analyse this questionnaire to find out the weight of each factor. and then get to a maturity ...
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unequal sample size one way repeated measures anova [on hold]

Does anyone please know how to carry out a one way repeated measures ANOVA with unequal sample size in SPSS? I have seen there is a similar post about the two way anova, but I am not able to solve my ...
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SPSS - Calculation of confidence intervals in estimated marginal means of repeated measures ANOVA

I used SPSS to do a repeated measures ANOVA including one within- and one between subject factor. Let's say the between-subject factor is treatment group with levels treatment and control, and the ...
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Retrain Time Series Models

I'm new to TS modeling, but have some experience in classic classification modeling. In classification I can train one model and use it for some time while some indices are stable (e.g. PSI). ...
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How to handle missing values due to skip-logic pattern in SPSS?

I'm about to run analysis for my survey questionnaire in SPSS. But before that, how do I handle missing values due to skip-logic pattern?
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Likert scale and binary logistic model

If independent variables are measured in 5-point Likert scale and dependent variable is dummy, then can I apply logistic regression model here? How independent variables are put in SPSS?
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Formatting Time-series data for Cross-correlation

In an experiment we measured 100 response times for each subject. The data has the following format: ...
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Specifying interaction contrasts for within x between terms in SPSS

I am trying to analyse a dataset with 3 groups of subjects and one repeated measure with 6 levels (accuracy at identifying 6 different emotions). I am using the GLM command from SPSS to do this, which ...
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Apache Math package? OnewayANOVA

I am wondering have anybody used the Apache Math package to calculate the ANOVA scores? I didn't use SPSS as this can be incorporated into my JAVA code and is really light-weighted. Here is a link of ...
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appling pca on spss with mixed type of variables (nominal-binary-ordinal-continuous)

I have a database, mixed type of variables (nominal-binary-ordinal and continuous) I want to apply pca with spss not R package , Can I ?? and how ?? many thanks..
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Adding in L2 predictor in GLiMM fails even though ICC is high

I'm using SPSS GLiMM to run a repeated measures logistic regression model. Research Qn I'm interested to know if a MP is more likely to make a particular response (e.g., apology, challenge, denial) ...
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What to do with a construct item with low factor loading for one group but seems fine for other groups?

I have tested four types of advertisements on four groups. Each group was only given one type of advertisement. The following is two examples of the construct items used on 7 point scale in the ...
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Multiple Regression with Categorical Predictor Variables of More than Two Levels

I'm planning on running a hierarchical multiple regression. In the first step, I would like to enter demographic characteristics, second step continuous predictor variables of interest, and third step ...
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MANOVA on long data format

I need to run repeated measures MANOVA on long data format (the format was created to derive a categorical variable that is needed to be used as IV). Running RM MANOVA on long data format using a ...
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How the quality of clusters made in SPSS can be evaluated?

How the quality of clusters made in SPSS with the method "Two-step clustering" can be evaluated? Which test should be applied to be sure that the quality is good.
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Covariate not appearing in binary logit output SPSS

I have 52 covariate predictors for a binary logistic regression in SPSS, and each time I run the regression the last covariate doesn't show up in the output (regardless of which variable it is). Is ...
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Multiple Correspondence Analysis: SPSS treats 0 as missing value in indicator matrix

I have a data set with several ordinal variables. In order to perform a MCA I've learned that the data must be structured as an indicator matrix. E.g. I transform the 3-level variable knowledge into ...
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Oral glucose tolerance test, comparing treatment groups over time SPSS

I have performed Oral glucose tolerance testing on 4 treatment groups (Control, Light exercise, medium exercise and high exercise) in which I took glucose readings at baseline, 30min, 60min, 90min and ...
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Significant difference within line set and between two sets of lines

For my research a person has walked on a treadmill which contains two pressure plates: One below the left foot, one below the right. I would like to compare the force in the z (downwards) direction ...
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HELP: How to compute a mean for specific cases, NOT the entire dataset! [closed]

I am trying to compute a mean of several variables for just two cases, rather than compute the mean of several variables and include all the cases in the dataset. How does one do this? Thank you for ...
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Is it possible to create a pie in pie chart in SPSS or R? [migrated]

I know it is possible to create such double pie charts in excel like this: http://chandoo.org/wp/2009/12/02/group-small-slices-in-pie-charts/ but can SPSS or R do this also?
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Statistical test for repeated measures ANOVA with covariates

We have 10 participants who have undergone a cold pressor test (for pain) in 3 conditions (no drug, drug A, drug B). It is a repeated measure design. The stimulus is continued for 1 minute after they ...
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Question on SPSS Mantel-Haenzsel conditional independence output

SPSS provides these three statistics as output for the crosstabs command STATISTICS=CMH(1): Tests of Homogeneity of the Odds Ratio Tests of Conditional Independence Mantel-Haenszel Common Odds Ratio ...
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mixed design and simple main effect analysis in SPSS

Hope someone can help me. I have a within subject variable (Question, with 11 conditions) and a between subject variable (stimulation, with 3 conditions). I did an ANOVA and I obtained a main effect ...
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Identifying multivariate outliers in a large sample with missing data, using SPSS

I'm a psychology PhD student doing analysis on a relatively large set of data, obtained via online surveys. The purpose of the study is largely to determine normative data for a population of adults, ...
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How to calculate correlation between two independent sets of ordinal variables from an online survey through SPSS

I have a survey conducted. Each responded has answered two sets of ordinal questions. Positive answers in one set would normally be reflected as positive answers to other set. I need to find the ...
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Getting the 1 and 3 years overall and progression-free survival (OS&PFS) and their p values in SPSS

I have a cohort of 300 subject divided into two groups (e.g. chemo y/n). The Median follow-up is 18 months (range 1-87). There were 45 deaths so median survival was not reached. I have compared ...
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Time dependent covariate SPSS

I am attempting a time dependent covariate analysis using SPSS but end up running into some difficulties. This is the first time I am trying it using SPSS so would appreciate some advise or direction. ...
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Weighted cases in a cluster analysis for cases in SPSS

I am conducting a cluster analysis (of cases) for a database which has weight attributed to the individual cases to ensure that it mirrors the general population in terms of sociodemographic ...
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optimal binning in R

SPSS has an optimal binning function that helps categorizing into meaningful intervals continuous predictors when a binary response variable exists. I was looking for an equivalent function in R but ...
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Is my sample suitable for elastic net? What are the assumptions?

I was hoping to use multiple regression to identify significant predictors but I have a tiny sample size (group 1 n=9, group 2 n=37) so I'll be unable to do this. I have read that regularisation ...
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Need help with deciding on statistical test for three separate instruments

So I am trying to analyze my data. I used the following scales: Brief RCOPE, the Brief Multidimensional Measure of Religiousness/Spirituality (BMMRS), and the Satisfaction with Life scale (SWLS). They ...
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SPSS Bootstrapping Medians - Two Groups Over Time

I am evaluating the effects of two different teaching methods for chest compressions during CPR over time. I have four sets of data: a control and study group compressions per minute on the first day ...
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How to test for differences among 3 treatments pre & post, all within subjects?

I want to compare the changes in blood pressure occurring following 2 anesthetic drugs. So in a crossover design, each participant comes for 3 sessions and gets either of placebo, drug A or drug B on ...
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Bootstrap robust regression

I'd like to do a robust hierarchical regression using bootstrapping because regression diagnostics indicate that assumptions of ordinary regression have been violated. I've made a start using the ...
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How to interpret the output of Cox regression with categorical nominal variables in SPSS?

When I enter a nominal categorical variable as independent variable into the Cox regression procedure, SPSS gives cloaked results. It just reports something like the following: ...
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CHAID decision tree - Binning continuous variables

I am running a CHAID classification tree on SPSS to classify my data set. I have a couple independent variables including categorical and continuous ones. For continuous variables, I've noticed that ...
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Check homogeneity of variance for linear mixed model in spss

I ran a linear mixed model (LMM) for my nested data and would like to check for the homogeneity of variance assumption. As there is no a button for checking the homogeneity of variance at the LMM ...
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Wilcoxon Rank Test or T-Test? [duplicate]

What data analysis is better? or fit for my data? I've used Likert scale for my questionnaire (1-5) and I have 387 respondents. Wilcoxon Rank Test or T-Test?
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Relative weights in regression analysis in SPSS: Matrix-approach vs. factor and regression

I am trying to perfome a relative weight analysis as described by Johnson (2000). I have 13 predictors to a more general indicator. Initially, I started by: running a principal component analysis ...
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What are F values of the canonical functions in discriminant analysis?

Recently, I read a paper (Pell et al. 2009) in which the authors use Discriminant Analysis, and I quote: The discriminant analysis produced three significant canonical functions (Function 1, ...
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How can I calculate power in SPSS

I have 4 different groups and i want to look if the means significant differ from each other but before that i want to know if the power in every group is high enough. How can i calculate the power ...
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Data structure for Inverse Cumulative Distribution when columns are *NOT* separate variables

I am trying to structure data to conduct a Frequency analysis and output an Inverse Cumulative Distribution histogram for a biomechanics study. The goal is to compare 4 devices with respect to their ...
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Help with regression

I have a dichotomous variable, "know" and "not know". This refers to a participant knowing the meaning of a word or not. Then I have another variable as "fixation duration" which is continuous. I ...