Statistical Evaluation for Data Quality

  • Donald Berghaus
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Abstract

Statistical methods are described to evaluate data quality. Quality is considered to consist of close grouping for several readings of the same variable; or consistency of measurements. Statistical methods include histograms, construction of Gaussian distributions, and computation of standard deviation.

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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 2001

Authors and Affiliations

  • Donald Berghaus
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  1. 1.Georgia Institute of TechnologyUSA

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