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The Strucplot Framework: Visualizing Multi-way Contingency Tables with vcd

Meyer, David and Zeileis, Achim and Hornik, Kurt (2005) The Strucplot Framework: Visualizing Multi-way Contingency Tables with vcd. Research Report Series / Department of Statistics and Mathematics, 22. Department of Statistics and Mathematics, WU Vienna University of Economics and Business, Vienna.

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This paper describes the `strucplot' framework for the visualization of multi-way contingency tables. Strucplot displays include hierarchical conditional plots such as mosaic, association, and sieve plots, and can be combined into more complex, specialized plots for visualizing conditional independence, GLMs, and the results of independence tests. The framework's modular design allows flexible customization of the plots' graphical appearance, including shading, labeling, spacing, and legend, by means of graphical appearance control (`grapcon') functions. The framework is provided by the R package vcd. (author's abstract)

Item Type: Paper
Keywords: contingency tables / mosaic plots / association plots / sieve plots / categorical data / independence / conditional independence / HSV / HCL / residual-based shading / grid / R
Divisions: Departments > Finance, Accounting and Statistics > Statistics and Mathematics
Depositing User: Repository Administrator
Date Deposited: 02 Nov 2005 21:34
Last Modified: 14 Aug 2015 11:57
URI: http://epub.wu.ac.at/id/eprint/480

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