 correlational statistics

nouna statistical relation between two or more variables such that systematic changes in the value of one variable are accompanied by systematic changes in the other• Syn: ↑correlation• Derivationally related forms: ↑correlational (for: ↑correlation), ↑correlate (for: ↑correlation)• Hypernyms: ↑statistics• Hyponyms:↑curvilinear correlation, ↑nonlinear correlation, ↑skew correlation, ↑partial correlation, ↑positive correlation, ↑direct correlation, ↑negative correlation, ↑indirect correlation, ↑spurious correlation• Part Holonyms: ↑correlational analysis
Useful english dictionary. 2012.
Look at other dictionaries:
correlational analysis — noun the use of statistical correlation to evaluate the strength of the relations between variables • Topics: ↑statistics • Hypernyms: ↑multivariate analysis • Hyponyms: ↑factor analysis • Part Meronyms: ↑ … Useful english dictionary
Moderation (statistics) — In statistics, moderation occurs when the relationship between two variables depends on a third variable. The third variable is referred to as the moderator variable or simply the moderator [1]. The effect of a moderating variable is… … Wikipedia
Reliability (statistics) — In statistics, reliability is the consistency of a set of measurements or measuring instrument, often used to describe a test. This can either be whether the measurements of the same instrument give or are likely to give the same measurement… … Wikipedia
Validity (statistics) — In psychology, validity has two distinct fields of application. The first involves test validity, a concept that has evolved with the field of psychometrics but which textbooks still commonly gloss over in explaining that it is the degree to… … Wikipedia
Child development — For other uses, see Child development (disambiguation). Exploring Child development refers to the biological and psychological and emotional changes that occur in human beings between birth and the end of adolescence, as the individual progresses … Wikipedia
Development economics — is a branch of economics which deals with economic aspects of the development process in low income countries. Its focus is not only on methods of promoting economic growth and structural change but also on improving the potential for the mass of … Wikipedia
curvilinear correlation — noun any correlation in which the rates of change of the variables is not constant • Syn: ↑nonlinear correlation, ↑skew correlation • Topics: ↑statistics • Hypernyms: ↑correlation, ↑correlational statistics … Useful english dictionary
direct correlation — noun a correlation in which large values of one variable are associated with large values of the other and small with small; the correlation coefficient is between 0 and +1 • Syn: ↑positive correlation • Topics: ↑statistics • Hypernyms:… … Useful english dictionary
indirect correlation — noun a correlation in which large values of one variable are associated with small values of the other; the correlation coefficient is between 0 and 1 • Syn: ↑negative correlation • Topics: ↑statistics • Hypernyms: ↑correlation, ↑correlational… … Useful english dictionary
negative correlation — noun a correlation in which large values of one variable are associated with small values of the other; the correlation coefficient is between 0 and 1 • Syn: ↑indirect correlation • Topics: ↑statistics • Hypernyms: ↑correlation, ↑correlational… … Useful english dictionary