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5 Likert Scale and Normal Distribution prior to parametric testing

I have data from a 5 point Likert scale item which approximately 1/4 of the responses only account for 1 through 4 of the 1 through 5 available. Do I have to standardize the min/max response ...
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Can I use Mean values of likert resposes instead of factor scores in case of skewed values?

I have five point likert scale responses ((1-most imp, 5-least imp) for 14 items that I want convert them into 5 factors with confirmatory factor analysis. I already have designed which item should go ...
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Pre and Post test analysis utilizing a likert scale and SPSS

I will openly admit that statistics and statistical programming is not really in my wheelhouse. That said, my job requires it. I am trying to analyze the data gathered from a pre and post test survey ...
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For 5 point Likert scale questions and binary dependent variable, which regression analysis should I use?

For 5 point Likert scale questions and binary (0 or 1) dependent variable, which regression analysis should I use? Can I use a binary logistic regression on SPSS? There are two or three questions to ...
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Is it acceptable to use linear regression to predict a 4 point likert scale from a 7 point likert scale?

My dependent variable is measured on a 4 point likert scale and independent variable is measured on a 7 point likert scale. Is it appropriate to run regression analysis on such data with varying ...
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Cluster analysis on ordinal data

I'd like to perform a cluster analysis on ordinal data (Likert scale) by using SPSS. I have around 140 observations and 20 variables that are scaled from 1 to 5 (1: I strongly agree, 3: neutral, 5: I ...
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How to know whether a set of Likert items form two scales using SPSS? How to assess the relationship between these two scales?

I have designed a questionnaire which has 16 Likert item questions; from 1 (strongly disagree) to 5 (strongly agree). The 16 Likert item questions are divided into 2 groups: 10 questions for customer ...
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Mann-Whitney for groups filled Likert scale

My stats knowledge is less than basic, so apologies for possible confusion. I have 2 independent groups (N=14 and N=14) who filled in a Likert-scale based standardized questionnaire, consisting of ...
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Likert scales: analyzing scales or items?

I am writing an essay based on a survey I made. First I set my hypothesis = Who is an impulsive buyer tend to be loyal to shop X. Than using "marketing scales book" I set different scales for each ...
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Correlation between Likert-type item and yes / no question

I am trying to find correlation between job satisfaction and intention to stay. In order to do so, I am trying to find correlation between Likert scale (agree, disagree, strongly disagree) and ...
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Which statistical test to use for Likert scale questionaire

I need help on determining what tests to use in SPSS. Let me provide some background on my research: I am doing a research on system automation of leave management in a company (which is still using ...
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Appropriate tests for finding a diffference between the scores of two groups of questions

I am testing whether there is difference between the scores of 2 groups of 12 questions on a Likert-scale questionnaire. Each question from one group has a corresponding question in the other group ...
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How do you estimate correlations between ordinal and binary data in SPSS?

I'm struggling with my lab report. I have a questionnaire which contains Likert responses (1-7) as well as questions that require only yes or no answers. I want to see if there is a correlation ...
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Is 0 a valid value in a Likert scale?

I have carried out my pilot study on language learning motivation using a 6 point Likert scale but from 0 (strongly disagree) to 5 (very much agree). I noticed a colleague in his survey used 1 to 6. ...
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Analyzing Likert scales

The Likert scale I am analyzing has both positive and negative questions, but all the items are answered with 4 - strongly agree, 3 - agree, 2 - disagree and 4 - strongly disagree. For analysis, ...
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Association between 2 categorical data (using SPSS)

In a sample of 250 cardiac patients who have had a myocardial infarction and just left hospital, I asked them how important it was to them to know several issues, such as "How important is it for you ...
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Visualizing Likert responses using R or SPSS

I have 82 respondents in 2 groups (43 in Group A and 39 in Group B) that completed a survey of 65 Likert questions each ranging from 1 – 5 (strongly agree - strongly disagree). I therefore have a ...
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How to correlate ordinal and nominal variables in SPSS?

I have imported an Excel document in SPSS which contains around 500 entries. Three columns are defined, using Likert scales. I have substituted textual labels of these scales with numerical values ...
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Checking normality of a Likert scaling question

I have likert scale responses (1-5 rating) of 20 respondents for a set of 25 questions. So that means that each respondent has answered 25 questions (with 1-5 rating). If I need to check the normality ...
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Likert Scales multiple answers and items

I am trying to introduce my data into SPSS. At the moment i am very confused. My questionnaire comprises 8 statements, where participants have ranked from strongly disagree to strongly agree their ...
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Imputing missing data for Likert scale variables

I am in the process of imputing data (two variables that are 3 point Likert type responses and items of both variables yield multiple subscales). While these variables are ordinal variables, given ...
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How to examine group differences on several 5-point items using SPSS?

I am trying to analyse a group of 4 questions that are on a 5 point scale. I need to group the answers for each question based on age. There are three different ages. How would I go about doing ...
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Working with Likert scales in SPSS

I performed a survey using a Likert 1 to 5 scale (totally agree/agree/neutral/ disagree/totally disagree) on 12 questions which are split into 3 statements which the respondent places a value of ...
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How can I compare Likert scale data of two clusters in SPSS?

In SPSS, I want to compare two clusters of management sciences department faculty members in two universities. Which test should I use? Can you explain how to do it in SPSS?