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Creating a weighted average from different summary statistics and measures of dispersion

Four published clinical trials reported the average age in years of the patients enrolled in the study. Three trials reported a mean and one reported a median. They also reported some measure of ...
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Weighted standard deviation of average

For two groups (a and b) with unequal numbers of observations (n=10 and n=30), I have given their means and sd. Calculating the weighted mean is pretty straight forward. But how can I derive the sd of ...
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How to compute weighted means and SDs?

I want to calculate volume weighted average price and standard deviation for the following dataset: ...
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Estimate the population variance from a set of means

I have a set of measurements which is partitioned into M partitions. However, I only have the partition sizes $N_i$ and the means $\bar{x}_i$ from each partition. Because all measurements are assumed ...
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How do I calculate a weighted standard deviation? In Excel?

So, I have a data set of percentages like so: ...