Statistics::Distributions::Bartlett - Bartlett's test for equal sample variances.
This document describes Statistics::Distributions::Bartlett version 0.0.2
use Statistics::Distributions::Bartlett; # Create data to pass as ARRAY/ARRAY references my @a = [qw/4534543 543 453 5 543 534 5 4 543 543 6 534 54 3 534 534 54 5/]; my @b = [qw/ 546 565 65 64 5 434 65 457 67 78 6 34 2 6 57 43 2 556 7 4563/]; my @c = [qw/ 565 44 535 6678 787 5 5/]; # Call exported sub routine on ARRAY references of data to print result to STDOUT. &bartlett(\@a,\@b,\@c); # Call in LIST-context to access results directly: my ($K, $p_val, $df, $k, $n_total ) = &bartlett(\@a,\@b,\@c);
Bartlett test is used to test if k samples have equal variances. Such homogeneity is often assumed by other statistical tests and consequently the Bartlett test should be used to verify that assumption. See http://www.itl.nist.gov/div898/handbook/eda/section3/eda357.htm.
'Statistics::Distributions' => '1.02', 'Carp' => '1.08', 'List::Util' => '1.19',
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