R Dataset / Package car / Ginzberg

Documentation

On this Picostat.com statistics page, you will find information about the Ginzberg data set which pertains to Data on Depression. The Ginzberg data set is found in the car R package. You can load the Ginzberg data set in R by issuing the following command at the console data("Ginzberg"). This will load the data into a variable called Ginzberg. If R says the Ginzberg 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 Ginzberg R data set. The size of this file is about 3,958 bytes.


Data on Depression

Description

The Ginzberg data frame has 82 rows and 6 columns. The data are for psychiatric patients hospitalized for depression.

Usage

Ginzberg

Format

This data frame contains the following columns:

simplicity

Measures subject's need to see the world in black and white.

fatalism

Fatalism scale.

depression

Beck self-report depression scale.

adjsimp

Adjusted Simplicity: Simplicity adjusted (by regression) for other variables thought to influence depression.

adjfatal

Adjusted Fatalism.

adjdep

Adjusted Depression.

Source

Personal communication from Georges Monette, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, York University, with the permission of the original investigator.

References

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

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

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Attachment Size
dataset-46118.csv 3.87 KB
Dataset License
GNU General Public License v2.0
Documentation License
GNU General Public License v2.0