7. Factor Analysis

  1. Stéphane Tufféry

Published Online: 20 MAR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470979174.ch7

Data Mining and Statistics for Decision Making

Data Mining and Statistics for Decision Making

How to Cite

Tufféry, S. (2011) Factor Analysis, in Data Mining and Statistics for Decision Making, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470979174.ch7

Author Information

  1. University of Rennes, France

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 MAR 2011
  2. Published Print: 11 MAR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470688298

Online ISBN: 9780470979174

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Keywords:

  • Factor analysis;
  • Principal component analysis;
  • Variants of principal component analysis;
  • Correspondence analysis;
  • Multiple correspondence analysis;
  • discriminant analysis on qualitative variables (DISQUAL);
  • variable clustering algorithm (VARCLUS);
  • Principal component analysis (PCA);
  • PCA with rotation;
  • Correspondence analysis (CA);
  • Multiple correspondence analysis (MCA)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Principal component analysis

  • Variants of principal component analysis

  • Correspondence analysis

  • Multiple correspondence analysis