Chapter 9. Comparison of More than Two Independent Groups [!]

  1. Leslie E. Daly MSc, PhD, HonMFPHM1 and
  2. Geoffrey J. Bourke MA, MD, FRCPI, FFPHM, FFPHMI2

Published Online: 16 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470696750.ch9

Interpretation and Uses of Medical Statistics, Fifth Edition

Interpretation and Uses of Medical Statistics, Fifth Edition

How to Cite

Daly, L. E. and Bourke, G. J. (2000) Comparison of More than Two Independent Groups [!], in Interpretation and Uses of Medical Statistics, Fifth Edition, Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470696750.ch9

Author Information

  1. 1

    Associate Professor, Department of Public Health Medicine and Epidemiology, University College Dublin, National University of Ireland, Dublin

  2. 2

    Emeritus Professor, Department of Public Health Medicine and Epidemiology, University College Dublin, National University of Ireland, Dublin

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2000

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632047635

Online ISBN: 9780470696750

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Keywords:

  • confidence intervals;
  • analysis of variance;
  • hypothesis tests;
  • multigroup analysis;
  • degrees of freedom

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Comparison of Independent Means in More than Two Groups: One-Way Analysis of Variance

  • Comparison of Independent Propor-tions in More than Two Groups: The χ2 Test

  • Comparison of Other Statistics in More Than Two Groups

  • Summary