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A non-parametric test for the equality of >2 dependent groups.

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Independent or matched groups?

A very beginner level question here: I'm trying to see whether there is a difference in how students assess the usefulness of 5 possible courses to be added to their curriculum. Each student was asked ...
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Is the ICC appropriate here?

I have N tissue samples, labelled as either A or B. 2 measurements are taken from each sample. The data is not normally distributed. I'm interested in 2 things: firstly, whether there is ...
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Friedman and Kruskal

I have a data with 4 groups and multiple variables with measured values. my groups are ES, EP, PP and PS. ES and EP are associated and PP and PS are too. So i would like to compare my groups in non ...
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Analysis for a Within-Subjects Design with Ordinal IV and Continuous DV

I have a set of non-normal data I'm trying to analyse but am worried I'm violating the assumptions of my chosen test. I have a 18-trial within subjects experimental design. Participants received an ...
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How do I set up the data for a Friedman Test?

Below is a small sample of a very large data set (over 10,000 records). All I'm trying to do is determine if there's a statistically significant difference found in the ordering of supplies among ...
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Which statistical test for my data?

(EDIT: question simplified) This is a basic question, since I am new to data analysis and statistics. I am carrying out a 2X3 factorial survey where participants are presented with a series of ...
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How to compute the average aligned ranks of variables from Friedman's test [closed]

In the paper EUSBoost: Enhancing ensembles for highly imbalanced data-sets by evolutionary undersampling, in figure 2 and 3, the average aligned ranks of methods being compared are plotted. Can ...
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How do I report a Friedman Test when the sample violates the assumption: 'Group is a random sample from the population'?

How do I report a Friedman Test when the sample violates the assumption: 'Group is a random sample from the population'? My study involves a group of participants receiving an intervention and a ...
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How to run Friedman test correctly across three sets of questionnaire data divided into sub-groups?

I am trying to evaluate the usability of three prototypes of an application and want to see if there is a significant difference in terms of usability. For this I have collected responses from users ...
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testing whether categorical distributions differ

i have data on how a large population (N ~ 1e8) is distributed into (many) categories (i.e. i have count of instances in each category). some categories have low ...
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Friedman Test not significant but Post Hoc Tests are?

I am running a Friedman test to find out if there are differences in a ranking between 4 treatments (Drive, Interaction, Track, User). 1 best application, 4 worst application. For example Proband 1 ...
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NASA TLX Analysis

I am trying to analyze a NASA TLX. The NASA TLX is the de facto standard for subjective workload task load. In my experiment (n=27), participants drove a track in a driving simulator while ...
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Friedman test with several repetitions

I'd like to run a non parametric test such as the Friedman test on the data of my experiment. I have several algorithms ($n$) which I'm comparing against each other. These algorithms are run on $k$ ...
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non-parametric test: proof of Friedman's statistic

I am asked to prove that the Friedman statistic has two equivalent forms, namely: This is my attempt at a solution starting from LHS and trying to arrive at RHS. I feel like there are some ...
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How to obtain the results of the Nemenyi post-hoc test in a table showing grouped pairs?

I performed a Friedman's test, which showed that there are differences among my treatments. Thus, I choose to perform the Nemenyi's post-hoc test in order to infer which treatments statistically ...
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Tukey-Kramer or Nemenyi following Friedman

I previously asked a question here after discovering an option by MATLAB to run Tukey-Kramer for multiple comparison multcompare following Friedman test and many ...
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Correction needed for an non-parametric Anova?

I'm trying to analyze the behavioral data of my research experiment and I'm a bit lost... o_O Briefly, subjects undergo 4 different conditions (of increasing complexity 1<2<3<4). At the end ...
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How to interpret the result of Friedman's test?

I uploaded the data and then I used bootstrapping to have 10 different samples from the original data but with the same length as the original data. For each sample, I used 7 distance metrics, and I ...
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RM one-way ANOVA or Friedman test

I here my question. I'm testing with n=6 animals in 6 different situations. It's repeated measures because all 6 animals did the same tests. When I do the column statistics to see if the distribution ...
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Friedman's test for a analysis with one between factor and one within factor

Friedman's test is the non-parametirc version of a mixed design ANOVA (with one between subject and one within the subject) or ANOVA (repeated measures) with just a within-subject design?
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Friedman test when subjects are not a random sample from a population/ when subjects are dependent

Imagine that you measure all $n$ people from a school class in $k$ $\geq2$ different treatment conditions. My goal is to find out whether the there is a systematic difference in Ranks (i.e. the $H_0$ ...
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Assumptions of the Friedman Rank Test

Let $X_i:= (X_{i,1}, ..., X_{i,k}) $ for $i =1...n$ be $\mathbb{R}^k$-valued random Variables with $k\geq2$. I wonder what the exact assumptions are to apply the Friedman test to Realisations of ...
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Post hoc test for Friedman test

I am running a Friedman test for my non-Gaussian data, on MATLAB. However, I am confused about the post hoc test to choose. Two concerns: (1) MATLAB's multcompare ...
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Skillings-Mack test in R

I'm working with some ranging data from GPS collars, and I want to test if there is any difference in distance moved between the GPS positions over the day. My data looks like this (rows = days): I ...
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What comparative analysis can I use for rank ordered data, divided into two groups, from a survey questionnaire?

I have a dataset from a survey questionnaire. Let's say I can divide the participants into group A and B based on a screening question. These participants then rank 7 different options in order from ...
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SPSS's Friedman's Two-Way ANOVA by Ranks: Where do the pairwise comparisons come from?

I'm currently trying to reconstruct a significance analysis that I did years ago (when I knew even less about statistics that I do now). I have the strong feeling that what I did was invalid, and that ...
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How can I analyze patterns rank order data across multiple sets of rankings?

I had respondents complete a survey in which they ranked five word definitions based on how important they were for 18 different words. I want to see if there are features, like part of speech, that ...
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Bonferroni correction for Wilcoxon signed rank test with 6 related samples?

I am comparing scores of the same group of people over 7 days. I first did a Friedman's test to know where the differences were between the 7 days and I did a Wilcoxon signed rank test for the Post ...
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Friedman's test or Kruskal-Wallis?

I am investigating the effect of an intervention treatment on a group of samples over 5 time points (a period of 2 months in total) For example: Subject 1 - Timepoint 1 (Dose 1), 2 (Dose 1), 3 (Dose ...
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Statistical Test Evaluation?

I want to use a statistical test to show that there is a significant difference between 9 algorithms over 2 datasets. I have read Demsar's paper and used Friedman's test (also used Iman's corrected ...
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Test to compare questions in survey

I couldn't find this situation described somewhere, though I think it's pretty common so I post it here. I have data from survey that is asking repondents to evaluate their color preferences across ...
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Friedman test and Wilcoxon

I recently conducted research where I have chosen the Friedman nonparametric test to check if there are significant differences in dependent variable values obtained on 4 different occasions. I find ...
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Test for the comparison of multiple paired samples

I have a set of patients where radiographs from the neck were taken at different locations (1,2,3) from the left and from the right side. These radiographs were then scored using an ordinal scale. The ...
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Repeated measure with with unequal group variance - Friedman Test?

I have a small, but untidy, dataset. I think I should to use non-parametric tests, but I want to check my understanding since I have not often used non-parametric tests. My dataset is from a small ...
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How must the null hypothesis be rejected for Nemenyi test to be allowed?

Suppose we have algorithms $A_k$ and $B_k$, $1\leq k\leq n$, and $\alpha = 0.05$. Friedman test for the algorithms $A_k$ shows that the null hypothesis that all $A_k$s perform equally well, can be ...
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Dealing with non-significant results in the Wilcoxon signed rank test

A little background: I'm trying to create a weighted formula for artists telling me how good they are based on the ratings I assign them for different characteristics they have. Basically I'm going ...
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Friedman test and post-hoc test for Python

In my dataset, I have five (ordinal) groups with an x-amount of measurement. Because homoscedasticity is violated, I performed the Friedman chi-square test to see if there are any statistical ...
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Alternative to Friedman's?

I have ordinal data (from Likert scores) that are not normally distributed and is paired,there are more than 3 tests over time. There will be something in the region of 150 people evaluated. How do I ...
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Survey on how frequently a group use a particular device: Which analysis methods?

I surveyed a group of photographers and asked them how frequently they used a particular type of lens for a specific type of photograph. I now want to find out which lens or lenses are the most ...
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Which within-subject non-parametric test?

I have to do a non-parametric test on data because the distribution is not normal. The data is about the effectiveness of 2 different Aphasia therapies. There are 54 Aphasia patients tested before ...
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Can I use the Kruskal-Wallis test for measures on the same animal before and after a treatment has been applied

In my experiment I have 3 treatment groups. Behaviours are scored for each subject (while they are isolated) before and after the treatment is applied. I thought that the Kruskal-Wallis test could ...
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Can Friedman's test be used with two samples?

When talking about Friedman's test, it commonly comes accompanied by a whole name of "The Friedman's test for three or more correlated samples". The question is, could results be valid if I apply ...
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Is my hypothesis testing approach correct?

I have one dataset which was tested under different programming languages / versions of the same algorithm. I consider them to be the treatments. I want to test the effect of the treatments, so I ...
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Is Friedman's test for dependent samples or not?

Which test should I use for hypothesis testing on more than two dependent non-parametric data? The Friedman's test seems to be the option, as I have read in several books and webs, but, when I look ...
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Many-to-one post-hoc comparisons after Friedman test

Is there any established technique (something like the Dunnet test) for performing many-to-one post-hoc comparisons after the Friedman rank test for repeated measures? I would be also very grateful ...
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Is my data ordinal?

I am comparing three groups of participants, who gave ratings during a certain test on a scale from $1$ to $4$ (with $0.25$ steps). I was planning to do an ANOVA, but realized that a thing such as the ...
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Relationship between medication and severity of symptoms

I'm looking to determine whether there is a relationship between the type of medication used by an individual and their self-reported severity of symptoms. Independent Variable: Medication Type (...
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Comparing multiple items measured with ordinal scale

I have 20 items measured with 7 point ordinal scale by roughly 200 of respondents such that every item's relative importance was assessed by every respondent. Item example: What is the importance of ...
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How to compute effect size for Friedman's test?

I was looking for a way to compute the effect size for Friedman's test, but could not find any reference. I wanted to see if there is any difference between the groups and what its size was. I have ...
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Why run a post hoc wilcoxon signed rank test after Friedman test, why not just skip to Wilcoxon sign test instead?

I understand that one is required to run post hoc tests after the Friedman test. For example, while the Friedman test may find a statistically significant change amongst 3 treatments, one may follow ...