Compute Summary StatisticsΒΆ

Colectica can generate descriptive statistics and store this summary information directly in the open standards-based metadata. Supported statistics include:

  • Total row count
  • Valid
  • Invalid
  • Category frequencies
  • Mean
  • Minimum
  • Maximum
  • Quartiles
  • Standard deviation
  • Variance
  • Skewness
  • Kurtosis

To calculate summary statistics for your dataset, follow these steps.

  1. Navigate to a dataset.

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  2. On the ribbon, click Calculate Summary Statistics.

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  3. Colectica will automatically calculate summary statistics for each variable in your dataset.

  4. When complete, select a variable to view its summary statistics in the details pane.

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