What this book covers

Chapter 1, Getting Started with Data Science and R, provides an introduction to the field of data science, its applicability in different industry domains, an overview of the machine learning process, and how to install R Studio in order to get started in R development. It also introduces the reader to programming in R, starting off at an intermediate level to facilitate an analysis of the HDI, published by the UN development program. The HDI signifies the level of economic development, including general public health, education, and various other societal factors, of a state.

Chapter 2, Descriptive and Inferential Statistics, introduces fundamental statistical analysis using R, including techniques to perform random ...

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