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Wed, 2 May 2012 10:33:22 +0000
On Tue, May 01, 2012 at 12:29:19PM -0700, address@hidden wrote:
> If you need to know: psppire 0.6.2, on joliOS 1.2 (ya - not really very
> experienced with Linux either).
0.6.2 is quite old, so you might want to move to a later version.
> 1. The data set is a fairly large survey on a set of attitudes. I'm not
> even trying to do anything fancy like regression. I just want to count
> the responses to a question (i.e. 203 said Chocolate, 402 said Vanilla).
> 2. the really advanced stuff is when I'd like to find out: of respondents
> who are both A and B, what is their preference of ice cream?
> After google and the wiki, I thought I had some things figured out. In
> the variable view the data is now changed to Nominal. I seem to be
> getting the kind of results I'm looking for using the crosstabs, but
> there is one thing bugging me. I should have a count of respondents, and
> it should be a number, no decimal places (i.e. no half people responded
> to the survey). But all my numbers have decimal places, leading me to
> think that I'm really, really not getting this.
If I understand you correctly, it sounds like you should be using FREQUENCIES
and not CROSSTABS.
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- Newbie., graeme, 2012/05/01
- Re: Newbie.,
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