Introduction to Multivariate Analysis
Overview of Multivariate Techniques
This book describes the following techniques for analyzing several variables simultaneously:
The Cluster platform groups rows together that share similar values across a number of variables. It is a useful exploratory technique to help you understand the clumping structure of your data. See Chapter 4, “Cluster Analysis”
• The Principal Components platform derives a small number of independent linear combinations (principal components) of a set of measured variables that capture as much of the variability in ...