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Correlation between a nominal and ordinal [duplicate]

I would be very grateful if you would tell me how I can find the degree of correlation between a nominal dependent variable and an independent ordinal variable. The nominal variable has only two ...
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Association between categorical and continous variables [duplicate]

I know this question is already there in stack exchange. But I still do not understand it. So far I would bin my continuous variable if my target is discrete and find the correlation between them ...
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Correlate nominal/metric data with ordinal data? [duplicate]

I am currently finishing my bachelors thesis and have a couple of questions regarding correlation in spss. I have a questionnaire that generates metric data, nominal data and ordinal data. I used ...
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Is there a Correlation metric for Categorical vs Numerical features? [duplicate]

I've been searching for some time for a correlation metric analogous to the Pearson correlation value for numerical vs numerical features, or Cramér's V for categorical vs categorical features, but ...
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Correlation between Likert scale and four-categorical nominal scale [duplicate]

I'm measuring a four-categorical nominal variable (attachment style) and another variable in Likert scale (narcissism). How can I find whether there is any correlation between any of the attachment ...
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correlation between a continuous and a binary variable [duplicate]

I am interested between the correlation between a continuous variable and a binary variable (female=1/male=2). I think it doesn't really make sense to calculate it like this: ...
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Association Between Two Categorical Variables in R [duplicate]

I have been trying to calculate the association in R between two categorical variables—level of education and political party voted. I have 8 choices for education and 8 choices for political parties. ...
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Correlations with unordered categorical variables

I have a dataframe with many observations and many variables. Some of them are categorical (unordered) and the others are numerical. I'm looking for associations between these variables. I've been ...
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Correlation between a nominal (IV) and a continuous (DV) variable

I have a nominal variable (different topics of conversation, coded as topic0=0 etc) and a number of scale variables (DV) such as the length of a conversation. How can I derive correlations between ...
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Correlations between continuous and categorical (nominal) variables

I would like to find the correlation between a continuous (dependent variable) and a categorical (nominal: gender, independent variable) variable. Continuous data is not normally distributed. Before, ...
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How to handle ordinal categorical variable as independent variable

I am using a logit model. My dependent variable is binary. However I have an independent variable which is categorical and contains the responses: ...
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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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How to do a “correlation matrix” with categorical, ordinal and interval variables?

I'm fairly new to statistics and R, and I hope to get your help on this issue. I have a dataset from an experiment with consists of the following variables: IV1: Age (interval) IV2: Gender (factor) ...
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Can I use a polytomous categorical independent variable in logistic regression?

I found a few similar questions, but none quite had the answer I was looking for. I aim to use logistic regression and have two IVs ("Independent Variables") that each have three categories. I have ...
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How to check the correlation between categorical and numeric independent variable in R? [duplicate]

Just wondering if i need to check correlation between categorical and numeric independent variable in R, is there any specific package available in R. Or should i just find the correlation between the ...

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