ASTM-E2586 Standard Practice for Calculating and Using Basic Statistics

ASTM-E2586 - 2016 EDITION - CURRENT
Show Complete Document History

Document Center Inc. is an authorized dealer of ASTM standards.
The following bibliographic material is provided to assist you with your purchasing decision:

Standard Practice for Calculating and Using Basic Statistics
ORDER

Price:

$52.00        

Changes from the previous issue

A redline edition is available for this document, with all changes visible. Ask Document Center Inc. for more information.

Scope

1.1 This practice covers methods and equations for computing and presenting basic descriptive statistics using a set of sample data containing a single variable. This practice includes simple descriptive statistics for variable data, tabular and graphical methods for variable data, and methods for summarizing simple attribute data. Some interpretation and guidance for use is also included.

1.2 The system of units for this practice is not specified. Dimensional quantities in the practice are presented only as illustrations of calculation methods. The examples are not binding on products or test methods treated.

1.3 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.

Keywords

boxplot; dot plot; empirical percentile; frequency distribution; histogram; kurtosis; mean; median; midrange; Ogive; order statistic; population parameter; prediction; probability plot; q-q plot; range; sample statistic; skewness; standard deviation; standard error; variance;; ICS Number Code 03.120.30 (Application of statistical methods)

To find similar documents by ASTM Volume:

14.02 (General Test Methods; Forensic Psychophysiology; Forensic Sciences; Terminology; Conformity Assessment; Statistical Methods; Nanotechnology; Forensic Engineering; Manufacture of Pharmaceutical Products)

To find similar documents by classification:

03.120.30 (Application of statistical methods)

This document comes with our free Notification Service, good for the life of the document.

This document is available in either Paper or PDF format.

Document Number

ASTM-E2586-16

Revision Level

2016 EDITION

Status

Current

Modification Type

Revision

Publication Date

Nov. 15, 2016

Document Type

Practice

Page Count

17 pages

Committee Number

E11.10