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SAS programming and data analysis : a theory and program-driven approach / Leonard C. Onyiah.
Title:
SAS programming and data analysis : a theory and program-driven approach / Leonard C. Onyiah.
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Publication:
Rockville, MN : CAO Publishers, [2012]
Publication Date:
2012
ISBN:
9780761832638
General Note:
Includes index.
Contents:
Introduction to the SAS software -- The structure of a SAS program -- SAS data sets and their management -- SAS data processing at the data step -- SAS processing of missing values in the data step and other input -- Importing data into SAS from other applications -- Making changes to data in SAS -- Enhancing data sets and controlling outputs within SAS -- Formats and informats -- The SAS Output Delivery System (ODS) -- Joining data sets in SAS -- Joining data sets using the merge statement -- Programming with arithmetic operators and logical statements -- Controlling SAS output in the data step: the drop and keep options and statements -- Programming with SAS functions and constants -- The PUT and INPUT functions for conversions of variables -- Exporting data from SAS and writing to the SAS LOG -- Accumulating totals with the retain and sum statement -- The DO statement and repeated iteration -- Programming with arrays in SAS -- Producing charts in SAS with CHART and GCHART procedures -- Use of SAS for basic statistical analysis -- Analysis of variance with SAS - the ANOVA and GLM procedures -- Regression and correlation analysis in SAS - the REG procedure -- The freq, tabulate and report procedures.
Abstract:
"SAS Programming and Data Analysis is an instructional manual on programming with SAS and the general syntax of the SAS software. The Statistical Analysis System was developed by, and is proprietary to the SAS Institute, Cary, North Carolina. SAS is an integrated software that enables the user to enter, retrieve, manage, and analyze data in different ways. It has become one of the foremost software programs for business, government, and industry. Additionally, SAS is the software of choice for most institutions graduating majors and minor in Statistics."--Back cover.
Content Type:
text
Carrier Type:
volume
Language:
English
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