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Contingency Tables

A contingency table shows the frequencies of two categorical variables as they interact with each other. It is also known as a two-way table, cross tabulation, or cross tab. The frequencies are represented numerically. The totals of each column and each row  can be summed in the margins. Some uses for this table are: To examine the relationship […]

Contingency Tables

A contingency table is a statistical table that displays the frequencies of data elements according to defined categorical variables. The table consists of columns and rows which each represent a separate categorical variable and is used to display frequency relationships between two separate categorical variables. Often in the margins there are also totals of each row or column that […]