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Alternatives to Pearson’s and Spearman’s Correlation Coefficients

Florentin Smarandache

Abstract


This article presents several alternatives to Pearson’s correlation coefficient and many examples. In the samples where the rank in a discrete variable counts more than the variable values, the mixture of Pearson’s and Spearman’s gives a better result.

Keywords


Correlation coefficient, statistics experiments

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