[R] Appropriate test for correlation of two discretely distributed variables

From: René Cyranek <rcyranek_at_smail.uni-koeln.de>
Date: Fri 12 Jan 2007 - 22:16:16 GMT

Good evening!

I am looking for the right test to analyze my data. I have got more than 3,500 observations which have two dimensions: Age (in integers and ranging from 14 to 70) and another parameter (also integers and ranging from 0 to 10).

What I want to test is, whether there is some correlation between these two dimensions. But unfortunately I have no idea, which test to choose. Is there a test, I can use for this?

Thanks and kind regards,

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