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Univariate Response

  1. Vern T. Farewell

Published Online: 15 JUL 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0470011815.b2a09054

Encyclopedia of Biostatistics

Encyclopedia of Biostatistics

How to Cite

Farewell, V. T. 2005. Univariate Response. Encyclopedia of Biostatistics. 8.

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  1. MRC Biostatistics Unit, Cambridge, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JUL 2005


A univariate response variable is contrasted with a multivariate response variable. The terms univariate analysis and multivariate analysis are also discussed.


  • explanatory variables;
  • multivariate analysis;
  • multifactorial;
  • univariate analysis