Data Analysis Basics: Variables and Distribution (FOCUS Volume 3, Issue 5)

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Course Description
This issue of FOCUS will take you through the basic steps of descriptive data analysis including understanding variables, basic coding principles and simple univariate data analysis.
 
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Learning Objectives
1. Define different types of variables.
2. Describe methods for data coding and data cleaning.
3. Discuss univariate data analysis methods for categorical and continuous variables.
 
Council of Linkages Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals (COL)/COL Tier(s)
1A10. Uses quantitative and qualitative data (1: Analytical/Assessment Skills)
1B9. Analyzes quantitative and qualitative data (1: Analytical/Assessment Skills)
1B10. Interprets quantitative and qualitative data (1: Analytical/Assessment Skills)
 
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Format
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Duration
40 Minutes
 
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