Sample Data Sets


  • Afifi, A. A., and Azen, S. P. (1972). Statistical Analysis: A Computer-Oriented Approach. New York: Academic Press.

  • Campbell, P. F., and McCabe, G. P. (1984). “Predicting the Success of Freshmen in a Computer Science Major.” Communications of the ACM 27:1108–1113.

  • DeMaria, M., Pennington, J., and Williams, K. (2004). “Description of the Extended Best Track File.” Version 1.6. Accessed March 1, 2004 ( Web page no longer available.

  • Fisher, R. A. (1936). “The Use of Multiple Measurements in Taxonomic Problems.” Annals of Eugenics 7:179–188.

  • Kimball, S. K., and Mulekar, M. S. (2004). “A 15-Year Climatology of North Atlantic Tropical Cyclones, Part I: Size Parameters.” Journal of Climatology 17:3555–3575.

  • Layman, P. R., Agyras, E., and Glynn, C. J. (1986). “Iontophoresis of Vincristine versus Saline in Post-herpetic Neuralgia: A Controlled Trial.” Pain 25:165–170.

  • Lee, E. T. (1974). “A Computer Program for Linear Logistic Regression Analysis.” Computer Programs in Biomedicine 4:80–92.

  • McCullagh, P., and Nelder, J. A. (1989). Generalized Linear Models. 2nd ed. London: Chapman & Hall.

  • Mulekar, M. S., and Kimball, S. K. (2004). “The Statistics of Hurricanes.” STATS 39:3–8.

  • Penner, R., and Watts, D. G. (1991). “Mining Information.” American Statistician 45:4–9.

  • Puranen, J. (1917). “Fish Catch data set (1917).” Journal of Statistics Education Data Archive. Accessed May 22, 2009.

  • Reichler, J. L., ed. (1987). The 1987 Baseball Encyclopedia Update. New York: Macmillan.