Introduction to SPSS
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SPSS Analysis without anguish: Version 10
, Coakes S.J., 519.502855369
Doing statistics with SPSS
, Kerr A.W.,519.50285
A guide to computing statistics with SPSS release 10
, Howitt D.,300.2855369
Data Analysis using SPSS versions 8 to 10
, Foster J., 519.50285
Statistical Package for the Social Sciences (SPSS) is a very powerful DataAnalysis Application. It provides a user-friendly tool for analysingQuestionnaire Data and other Data Sets. It can also be used in conjunctionwith most standard spreadsheet and word processing packages to produceprofessional reports on the findings of any Analysis.
1.2 GETTING STARTED
Open SPSS as follows:Click on the Start button (bottom left hand corner).Go to Programs and then “SPSS for Windows” and then “SPSS 12.0 forWindows”.
1.3 SPSS DATA FILES
Once SPSS is activated the user is presented with the SPSS Screen. A newDatafile is opened automatically. This file contains two Windows, a Data Viewand a Variable View
(i) Data View