[Numpy-discussion] Possible example application of the array interface

Robert Kern rkern at ucsd.edu
Thu Apr 7 08:17:44 CDT 2005


Magnus Lie Hetland wrote:
> Bruce Southey <bsouthey at gmail.com>:

>>What statistical functions would you want in numerical python? 
> 
> 
> I think I'd want most of the standard, parametrized probability
> distributions (as well as automatic estimation from data, perhaps) and
> a handful of common statistical tests (t-test, z-test, Fishcher,
> chi-squared, what-have-you). Perhaps some support for factorial
> experiments (not sure if R has anything specific there, though).

Except for factorial designs, scipy.stats has all of that.

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