# Hodges - Lehmann Estimator of Location

### Description

Function to compute the Hodges - Lehmann estimator of location in the one sample case.

### Usage

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### Arguments

`x` |
a numeric vector. |

`na.action` |
a function which indicates what should happen when the data contain 'NA's. Default is to fail. |

### Details

The Hodges - Lehmann estimator is the median of the combined data points and Walsh averages.
It is the same as the Pseudo Median returned as a by-product of the function `wilcox.test`

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### Value

the Hodges - Lehmann estimator of location.

### Author(s)

Klaus Nordhausen, klaus.nordhausen@uta.fi

### References

Hettmansperger, T.P. and McKean, J.W. (1998), *Robust Nonparametric Statistical Methods*,
London, Arnold.

Hodges, J.L., and Lehmann, E.L. (1963), Estimates of location based on rank tests. *The Annals of Mathematical Statistics*, **34**, 598–611.

### See Also

`wilcox.test`

### Examples

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