R Dataset / Package car / Anscombe


On this Picostat.com statistics page, you will find information about the Anscombe data set which pertains to U. S. State Public-School Expenditures. The Anscombe data set is found in the car R package. You can load the Anscombe data set in R by issuing the following command at the console data("Anscombe"). This will load the data into a variable called Anscombe. If R says the Anscombe data set is not found, you can try installing the package by issuing this command install.packages("car") and then attempt to reload the data. If you need to download R, you can go to the R project website. You can download a CSV (comma separated values) version of the Anscombe R data set. The size of this file is about 1,154 bytes.

U. S. State Public-School Expenditures


The Anscombe data frame has 51 rows and 4 columns. The observations are the U. S. states plus Washington, D. C. in 1970.




This data frame contains the following columns:


Per-capita education expenditures, dollars.


Per-capita income, dollars.


Proportion under 18, per 1000.


Proportion urban, per 1000.


Anscombe, F. J. (1981) Computing in Statistical Science Through APL. Springer-Verlag.


Fox, J. (2008) Applied Regression Analysis and Generalized Linear Models, Second Edition. Sage.


Dataset imported from https://www.r-project.org.

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