HARVARD STM 103 - INTRODUCTION TO SPSS (13 pages)

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STM103 Introduction to SPSS and QoG 2 22 2009 7 36 PM STM103 INTRODUCTION TO SPSS Key aims Gain familiarity with downloading the QoG datasets and generating descriptive statistics using SPSS Throughout anything in Italic is a command to enter using the SPSS menus Anything in red is the name of a variable BRING ALONG THE PRINTED SHORT CODEBOOK LIST OF VARIABLES FOR REFERENCE IN THE LAB ALSO COMPLETE THE SELECTION OF VARIABLES ON PAGE 4 BEFORE COMING INTO THE LAB SESSIONS LAB SESSIONS Computer lab sessions in Taubman Sign up for A B or C for each session The computer lab has 20 terminals you may need to share with a partner Session 1 Session 2 Group A Mon 2nd March 1 00 2 30pm Intro SPSS Group A Wed 11th Mar 1 00 2 30pm Intro SPSS Group B Tues 3rd Mar 1 00 2 30 Intro Stata Group B Thurs 12th Mar 1 00 2 30 Intro Stata Group C Tues 3rd Mar 2 40 5 00pm Advanced Group C Thurs 12th Mar 2 40 5 00pm Advanced TABLE OF CONTENTS STM103 INTRODUCTION TO SPSS 1 1 DOWNLOADING DATA 2 4 SCREENS 3 5 SELECT VARIABLES 4 6 FREQUENCIES AND BAR CHARTS 5 6 EDITING GRAPHS 6 7 SELECTING YOUR REGION 6 8 MEANS 8 9 SCATTER PLOTS 9 10 TABLES 10 11 CORRELATIONS 11 12 MANIPULATING SELECTING AND RECODING DATA 11 13 STATISTICAL PROCEDURES IN SPSS FOR WINDOWS 12 14 SPSS SOFTWARE DEMONSTRATION PACKAGE 13 15 SPSS GRAD PACK 13 1 STM103 Introduction to SPSS and QoG 2 22 2009 7 36 PM 1 DOWNLOADING DATA Go to the QoG website http www qog pol gu se Go to Data the QoG Data 2 Download the correct version of the dataset To start work download the cross sectional dataset for SPSS and save this somewhere clearly labeled on your memory stick hard drive or shared server space 3 Also save the PDF version of the FULL Codebook somewhere safe it is very long but an invaluable reference document 2 STM103 Introduction to SPSS and QoG 2 22 2009 7 36 PM 4 SCREENS Click on the SPSS file and it should open directly in the SPSS program You have two screen views using the tabs in the bottom left corner One Dataview shows data



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