Descriptive Statistics with Base SAS
Audience
This webinar is intended for SAS users who wish to understand the functionality of the Base SAS procedures: MEANS, SUMMARY, UNIVARIATE and FREQ to calculate and report
Objectives
By the end of this webinar, you will have an increased understanding of how to use Base SAS procedures for the calculation of various descriptive statistics that apply to continuous data.
Topics
Introduction

SAS Procedures Used

Statistical Terminology Used

Types of Data
Summarising Data into Groups

Basic Syntax

Classifying Data with CLASS and TYPES Statements

Classifying Data using Reference Tables and Formats

Saving Results with Automatically Named and Labelled Statistics

Saving Results for Many Variables with Varying Statistics to Many Output Tables.
Summarising the Distribution of Data

Basic Syntax

Choosing between Standard Error of the Mean and the Standard Deviation

Summarising Normality of Data

Confidence Limits for Mean of Normal Data

Confidence Limits for the Median of NonNormal Data