Re: [R] Create a new vector with filled with mean value of original vector

From: Hans-Joerg Bibiko <bibiko_at_eva.mpg.de>
Date: Mon, 23 Jun 2008 10:52:45 +0200

On 23 Jun 2008, at 10:47, Gundala Viswanath wrote:

> Hi,
>
> Given this vector:
>
>> x <- c(30.9, 60.1 , 70.0 , 73.0 , 75.0 , 83.9 , 93.1 ,
>> 97.6 , 98.8 , 113.9)
> [1] 30.9 60.1 70.0 73.0 75.0 83.9 93.1 97.6 98.8 113.9
>
>> mean.x <- mean(x)
> [1] 79.63
>
> I wish to:
>
> 1. Create a new vector (nx) with the same size as "x"
> 2. Fill "nx" with the mean value
>
> thus in the end I hope to get something like:
>
> [1] 79.63 79.63 79.63 79.63 79.63 79.63 79.63 79.63 79.63 79.63

One way would be:

rep(mean(x),length(x))

--Hans



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