citest-ordinal: A function to compute Monte Carlo and asymptotic tests of...

Description Usage Arguments Details Value Author(s) References See Also Examples

Description

The function computes tests of independence of two variables, say u and v, given a set of variables, say S. The deviance, Wilcoxon, Kruskal-Wallis and Jonkheere-Terpstra tests are supported. Asymptotic and Monte Carlo p-values are computed.

Usage

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ciTest_ordinal(x, set = NULL, statistic = "dev", N = 0, ...)

Arguments

x

A dataframe or table.

set

The variable set (u,v,S), given either as an integer vector of the column numbers of a dataframe or dimension numbers of a table, or as a character vector with the corresponding variable or dimension names.

statistic

Either "deviance", "wilcoxon", "kruskal" or "jt".

N

The number of Monte Carlo samples. If N<=0 then Monte Carlo p-values are not computed.

...

Additional arguments, currently not used

Details

The deviance test is appropriate when u and v are nominal; Wilcoxon, when u is binary and v is ordinal; Kruskal-Wallis, when u is nominal and v is ordinal; Jonckheere-Terpstra, when both u and v are ordinal.

Value

A list including the test statistic, the asymptotic p-value and, when computed, the Monte Carlo p-value.

P

Asymptotic p-value

montecarlo.P

Monte Carlo p-value

Author(s)

Flaminia Musella, David Edwards, Søren Højsgaard, sorenh@math.aau.dk

References

See Edwards D. (2000), "Introduction to Graphical Modelling", 2nd ed., Springer-Verlag, pp. 130-153.

See Also

ciTest_table, ciTest

Examples

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library(gRim)
data(dumping, package="gRbase")

ciTest_ordinal(dumping, c(2,1,3), stat="jt", N=1000)
ciTest_ordinal(dumping, c("Operation", "Symptom", "Centre"), stat="jt", N=1000)
ciTest_ordinal(dumping, ~Operation + Symptom + Centre, stat="jt", N=1000)

data(reinis)
ciTest_ordinal(reinis, c(1,3,4:6), N=1000)

# If data is a dataframe
dd     <- as.data.frame(dumping)
ncells <- prod(dim(dumping))
ff     <- dd$Freq
idx    <- unlist(mapply(function(i,n) rep(i,n),1:ncells,ff))
dumpDF <- dd[idx, 1:3]
rownames(dumpDF) <- 1:NROW(dumpDF)

ciTest_ordinal(dumpDF, c(2,1,3), stat="jt", N=1000)
ciTest_ordinal(dumpDF, c("Operation","Symptom","Centre"), stat="jt", N=1000)
ciTest_ordinal(dumpDF, ~ Operation + Symptom + Centre, stat="jt", N=1000)

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