Re: [R] Dunn's post hoc test

From: hadley wickham <h.wickham_at_gmail.com>
Date: Tue 18 Oct 2005 - 08:31:39 EST

Or more simply:

averank<-sort(sample(1:100,10,replace=TRUE)) outer(averank, averank, "-")

Hadley

On 10/17/05, Robert Baer <rbaer@atsu.edu> wrote:
> I think I misunderstood your follow-up question. Try this:
>
> > averank<-sort(sample(1:100,10,replace=TRUE))
> > x=matrix(nrow=length(averank),ncol=length(averank))
> > for (i in 1:length(averank)){
> + for (j in 1:length(averank)){
> + x[i,j] <- averank[i] - averank[j]
> + }}
> > x
> [,1] [,2] [,3] [,4] [,5] [,6] [,7] [,8] [,9] [,10]
> [1,] 0 -14 -15 -16 -16 -23 -37 -51 -67 -79
> [2,] 14 0 -1 -2 -2 -9 -23 -37 -53 -65
> [3,] 15 1 0 -1 -1 -8 -22 -36 -52 -64
> [4,] 16 2 1 0 0 -7 -21 -35 -51 -63
> [5,] 16 2 1 0 0 -7 -21 -35 -51 -63
> [6,] 23 9 8 7 7 0 -14 -28 -44 -56
> [7,] 37 23 22 21 21 14 0 -14 -30 -42
> [8,] 51 37 36 35 35 28 14 0 -16 -28
> [9,] 67 53 52 51 51 44 30 16 0 -12
> [10,] 79 65 64 63 63 56 42 28 12 0
> > averank
> [1] 15 29 30 31 31 38 52 66 82 94
>
>
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "IAIN GALLAGHER" <iaingallagher@btopenworld.com>
> To: "Martin Henry H. Stevens" <HStevens@MUOhio.edu>
> Cc: <r-help@stat.math.ethz.ch>
> Sent: Monday, October 17, 2005 2:29 PM
> Subject: Re: [R] Dunn's post hoc test
>
>
> > Thanks for your reply Hank. It's not really what I'm
> > after (though it's good to know).
> >
> > For the test ( as described in Statistics for the
> > Biosciences by W. Gardiner. Prentice Hall, 1997) I
> > have to rank my groups, calculate the average rank,
> > then subtratc each average rank from every other. Any
> > value greater than the test statistic is significant.
> >
> > eg average rank difference table:
> >
> > 2 5 8 9
> > ---|------------------
> > 2 - 3 6 7
> > |
> > 5 - - 3 4
> > |
> > 8 - - - 1
> > |
> > 9 - - - -
> > |
> >
> > I can't get my head around writing an algorithm for
> > this if I have a vector of average ranks eg averank<-
> > c(2,5,8,9).
> >
> > I know I can address the vector by index and that this
> > is probably the correct route but I can't get the
> > indexing algorithm right!
> >
> > I'm sure someone will point out somethng simple and
> > I'll kick myself but the help would be appreciated.
> >
> > Thanks again.
> >
> > Iain Gallagher
> >
> > --- "Martin Henry H. Stevens" <HStevens@MUOhio.edu>
> > wrote:
> >
> > > I don't know Dunn's rank test, but the following
> > > substracts each of
> > > the sums of averanks from the next rank.
> > >
> > > cumsum(averank)[-length(averank)] - averank[-1]
> > >
> > > Hank
> > >
> > > On Oct 17, 2005, at 4:30 AM, Iain Gallagher wrote:
> > >
> > > > Hi Everyone.
> > > >
> > > > I am rather new to R and I've been trying to
> > > implement a function to
> > > > carry out the above test. For a couple of days now
> > > I've been stuck on
> > > > how to generate average rank differences.
> > > >
> > > > Say I have a vector of average ranks:
> > > >
> > > > averank<- c(2,5,9,12)
> > > >
> > > > I would like to subtract averank[1] from
> > > averank[2], averank[1] and
> > > > averank[2] from averank[3] and averank[1],
> > > averank[2] and averank[3]
> > > > from averank[4] etc (I know the syntax is wrong
> > > here... it's just for
> > > > illustration) but I can't work out how to do it.
> > > >
> > > > Ideally I would like to generate an array showing
> > > the differences
> > > > between the average ranks so I could tell at a
> > > glance which ones were
> > > > greater than my critical value
> > > >
> > > > I've been looking at loops etc but it's a little
> > > beyond me at the
> > > > moment. Thanks for any suggestions.
> > > >
> > > > Iain Gallagher
> > > > IIIR
> > > > Edinburgh University
> > > >
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