Visualization for Statistical Analysis

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In this Guided Project, you will:

I​mportance of visualization for Statistical Analysis

L​earn to create histograms, scatterplots, boxplot, violin plot, bar plot, adding regression line to scatterplot, and matrix of multiple plots

L​earn to colour code, modify, adjust axes, add legend boxes for plots

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VideoSplit-screen video
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LaptopDesktop only

In this project you will learn about several visualization techniques and their importance for Statistical Analysis. The project demonstrates different plotting techniques, for example, histograms, scatter plots, box and whiskers plot, violin plot, bar plot, addition of regression line to scatter plot, and creating matrix of multiple plots. It also discusses the suitability of each plots according to the data type of the variables and illustrates multiple ways to achieve the desired plots efficiently. The project refers to 'Palmer Penguins' data set for the illustrative purpose.

Skills you will develop

  • R Programming
  • Data Visualization (DataViz)
  • Reporting with graphs
  • Graph/Plotting Techniques
  • Exploratory Data Analysis

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Introduction to Visualization for Statistical Analysis

  2. Histogram

  3. Scatterplot

  4. Paired Plot

  5. Box and Whiskers Plot and Violin Plot

  6. Bar Plot

  7. Adding regression line to a plot

  8. Multiple Plots

How Guided Projects work

Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required

In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

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