Re: [R] correlation by subset

From: Krishna <snvk4u_at_gmail.com>
Date: Thu 25 Aug 2005 - 21:36:05 EST

Hi Mr. Cleland

it worked excellently well, and i believe the same logic or function by() can be used even for running regressions on subsets of huge datasets. correct me if iam wrong

thank you for the help

rgds

snvk

On 8/24/05, Krishna <snvk4u@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi Mr. Cleland
>
> Could you please detail the function.
>
> Thanks and best regards
>
> snvk
>
> On 8/24/05, Chuck Cleland <ccleland@optonline.net> wrote:
> > by(mydata, mydata$GROUPING, function(x) cor(x$x, x$y, use="pair"))
> >
> > ?by
> >
> > Krishna wrote:
> > > Hi all
> > >
> > > Having searched the available documentation on R, I request for help
> > > in sorting out the underlying problem.
> > >
> > > I have a huge dataset containing 2 variables x and y, which is a daily
> > > price series.
> > >
> > > I would like to observe the quarterly correlations among these two
> > > variables. Is there anyway where i can calculate cor.coeff by using a
> > > grouping variable in R.
> > >
> > > thanks in advance for the help
> > >
> > > rgds
> > >
> > > snvk
> > >
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