3. Characterizing and Displaying Multivariate Data

  1. Alvin C. Rencher and
  2. William F. Christensen

Published Online: 1 AUG 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118391686.ch3

Methods of Multivariate Analysis, Third Edition

Methods of Multivariate Analysis, Third Edition

How to Cite

Rencher, A. C. and Christensen, W. F. (2012) Characterizing and Displaying Multivariate Data, in Methods of Multivariate Analysis, Third Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118391686.ch3

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 AUG 2012
  2. Published Print: 16 JUL 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470178966

Online ISBN: 9781118391686

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Keywords:

  • multivariate data;
  • univariate random variable;
  • covariance matrices;
  • dynamic graphics;
  • mean vectors

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Mean and Variance of a Univariate Random Variable

  • Covariance and Correlation of Bivariate Random Variables

  • Scatterplots of Bivariate Samples

  • Graphical Displays for Multivariate Samples

  • Dynamic Graphics

  • Mean Vectors

  • Covariance Matrices

  • Correlation Matrices

  • Mean Vectors and Covariance Matrices for Subsets of Variables

  • Linear Combinations of Variables

  • Measures of Overall Variability

  • Estimation of Missing Values

  • Distance Between Vectors