totalCor: Total Correlation

Description Usage Arguments Value Author(s) References Examples

View source: R/totalCor.R

Description

Computes the total correlation of a dataset

Usage

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Arguments

data

Matrix or data frame. Variables to be used in the analysis

Value

Returns a list containing:

Ind.Entropies

Individual entropies for each variable

Joint.Entropy

The joint entropy of the dataset

Total.Cor

The total correlation of the dataset

Author(s)

Hudson F. Golino <hfg9s at virginia.edu>

References

Watanabe, S. (1960). Information theoretical analysis of multivariate correlation. IBM Journal of Research and Development 4, 66-82.

Examples

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# Compute total correlation
totalCor(wmt2[,7:24])

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