2 Descriptive analyses

This chapter provides an overview on how to perform descriptive analyses and create graphs in jamovi. If you have not yet loaded and prepared your data, have a look at the previous chapter (1) first. When you are ready to perform your descriptive analysis, follow the steps below:

  1. Select Analyses -> Exploration -> Descriptives.

  2. Move the variables you want descriptive analyses for to Varibles.

  3. The result is shown in the right panel. Right click the output to save or copy it.

  4. To split your descriptive analyses on a categorical variable (e.g. to separate by gender), move that variable to Split by.

  5. Click the Statistics tab to see more alternatives

  6. To create a plot, click the Plots tab and tick the box of your desired plot. The plot is based on your choices in step 2.