INTRODUCTION TO STATISTICS FOR AGRICULTURAL ECONOMISTS USING SPSS

This document is a primer in statistics for applied economists using the SPSS statistical software. It is intended for use with a one-week training workshop designed to acquaint research professionals with basic statistical procedures for analyzing socio-economic survey data. The document introduces users to database creation and manipulation, exploratory univariate and bivariate statistics, hypothesis testing, and linear and logit regression. The text is supported with 19 text boxes that illustrate how procedures can be applied to a farm survey dataset.


Issue Date:
2003
Publication Type:
Working or Discussion Paper
Record Identifier:
http://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/11747
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/11747
Total Pages:
34
Series Statement:
Department of Agricultural Economics-Staff Paper Series 2003-13E




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