R Dataset / Package mosaicData / Dimes


On this R-data statistics page, you will find information about the Dimes data set which pertains to Weight of dimes. The Dimes data set is found in the mosaicData R package. You can load the Dimes data set in R by issuing the following command at the console data("Dimes"). This will load the data into a variable called Dimes. If R says the Dimes data set is not found, you can try installing the package by issuing this command install.packages("mosaicData") 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 Dimes R data set. The size of this file is about 343 bytes.

Weight of dimes


Weights of a sample of dimes.




A data frame with 30 observations on the following 2 variables.

  • mass mass of dime in grams

  • year year the dime was minted


These data were collected on a sample taken from a large sack of dimes for the purpose of estimating the total number of dimes in the sack based on the weights of the individual dimes.


Data were collected by Michael Stob.


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

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Attachment Size
dataset-30552.csv 343 bytes
Dataset License
GNU General Public License v2.0
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