MFA: Multiple Factor Analysis (MFA)

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

Description

Perform Multiple Factor Analysis on quantitative variables. This function is internally called by MIMFA and is not usually called directly by a user.

Usage

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MFA(dataTables, ncomp, nbRows, nbTables, ncTables)

Arguments

dataTables

a list containing data tables without missing data. Tables in the list should be arranged in samples x variables, with samples order matching in all data tables.

ncomp

a number of components to include in MFA.

nbRows

a number of rows, equal for all data tables.

nbTables

a number of data tables in dataTables.

ncTables

a vector containing the number of columns per data table.

Details

MFA function performs Multiple Factor Analysis in the sense of Escofier-Pages on data tables of quantitative variables.

Value

MFA returns a matrix of individuals coordinates.

Author(s)

Ignacio González, Valentin Voillet

References

Escofier, B. and Pages, J. (1994) Multiple Factor Analysis (AFMULT package). Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, 18, 121-140.

See Also

MFA in FactoMineR


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