Published Online: 15 JUL 2005
Copyright © 2005 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd
Encyclopedia of Biostatistics
How to Cite
Venables, W. N. and Maindonald, J. H. 2005. R. Encyclopedia of Biostatistics. 4.
- Published Online: 15 JUL 2005
The R system is an independent, open source, freely available implementation of a computer language that is well adapted to the development of scientific calculations, data analysis, and graphics. It has gained particular importance for developing and promulgating new statistical, data analytical, or graphical techniques. Versions of R are available for Microsoft Windows, Unix, Linux, and MacOS 8 or later.
- data analysis;