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Statistical and Numerical Computing

  1. Silvia C. Vega1,
  2. Stephen P. Kaluzny2

Published Online: 15 SEP 2006

DOI: 10.1002/9780470057339.vas001

Encyclopedia of Environmetrics

Encyclopedia of Environmetrics

How to Cite

Vega, S. C. and Kaluzny, S. P. 2006. S+Spatialstats. Encyclopedia of Environmetrics.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Mathsoft Inc., USA

  2. 2

    MathSoft Data Analysis Products Division, WA, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 SEP 2006


S+SpatialStats is an add-on module to the S-Plus system for data analysis and graphics. S-Plus is an environment for data analysis that provides an object-oriented programming language and a multitude of functions for the statistical analysis of data. +patialStats provides a comprehensive suite of tools designed for the statistical analysis of spatial data. The current version, 1.5, features a graphical user interface (GUI), that is menus and dialogs designed for convenient access to the functionality described in this article.