ex0222: Cholesterol in Urban and Rural Guatemalans

Description Usage Format Source References Examples

Description

This data comes from an observational study to contrast cholesterol levels in rural and urban Guatemalan Indians

Usage

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Format

A data frame with 94 observations on the following 2 variables.

Cholesterol

Serum total cholesterol of individual (in mg/l)

Group

a factor with levels "Rural" and "Urban" indicating to which group the individual belongs

Source

Ramsey, F.L. and Schafer, D.W. (2002). The Statistical Sleuth: A Course in Methods of Data Analysis (2nd ed), Duxbury.

References

Tejada, C., Charm, S., Guzman, M., Mendez, J. and Kurland, G. (1964). The Blood Viscosity of Various Socioeconomic Groups in Guatemala, American Journal of Clinical Nutrition: 303–308.

Examples

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Example output

'data.frame':	94 obs. of  2 variables:
 $ Cholesterol: num  133 134 155 170 175 179 181 184 188 189 ...
 $ Group      : Factor w/ 2 levels "Rural","Urban": 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 ...

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