[R] significance test interquartile ranges
anopheles123 at gmail.com
Sat Jul 14 00:47:47 CEST 2012
Sorry, I meant Kolmogorov-Smirnov test.
Thanks Peter for correction.
On Fri, Jul 13, 2012 at 4:56 PM, Peter Ehlers <ehlers at ucalgary.ca> wrote:
> On 2012-07-13 13:33, Weidong Gu wrote:
>> Hi Joerg,
>> Seems Mann-Whitney-Wilcoxon test (ks.test in R) would do the work
>> which tests differences anywhere in two distributions, e.g. tails,
>> interquartiles and center.
> The ks.test() function refers to the Kolmogorov-Smirnov test,
> not the Wilcoxon test.
> The OP might find this link helpful (I haven't used it, and
> beware of mailer linebreaks):
> Peter Ehlers
>> Weidong Gu
>> On Fri, Jul 13, 2012 at 7:32 AM, Schaber, Jörg
>> <joerg.schaber at med.ovgu.de> wrote:
>>> I have two non-normal distributions and use interquartile ranges as a
>>> dispersion measure.
>>> Now I am looking for a test, which tests whether the interquartile ranges
>>> from the two distributions are significantly different.
>>> Any idea?
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