[Scipy-tickets] [SciPy] #46: Statistics Review: nanmean

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Mon Nov 27 10:03:21 CST 2006


#46: Statistics Review: nanmean
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 Reporter:  rkern        |        Owner:  rkern                   
     Type:  review       |       Status:  assigned                
 Priority:  normal       |    Milestone:  Statistics Review Months
Component:  scipy.stats  |      Version:  devel                   
 Severity:  normal       |   Resolution:                          
 Keywords:               |  
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Comment (by nmb):

 Checklist from StatisticsReview:

  1.  The function works correctly
  2.  The docstring has been expanded (see attached patch)
  3.  Tests are in the attached patch
  4.  The algorithm just punts to numpy.mean
  5.  Code looks good
  6.  Function is public (scipy.stats.stats.nanmean)

 Questions:

  1.  Algorithm is fine since it uses whatever numpy uses
  2.  No obvious extensions present themselves
  3.  Used in Lib/stats/distributions.py (rv_continuous.est_loc_scale)
  4.  A simple example appears in the docstring

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