Questions tagged [winsorizing]

Winsorizing is a kind of data transformation used in robust/resistant statistics. Extreme values in the sample is replaced by some chosen data quantile(s). See https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Winsorizing

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Removing outliers from asymmetric data

I have a data set that includes the number of visits to a website. Here are some descriptive statistics for my data Median: 4 Mean: 14.1352 SD: 121.8119 Clearly, there are some huge values (...

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