[R] Coefficient of skewness

ONKELINX, Thierry Thierry.ONKELINX at inbo.be
Thu Sep 4 10:08:46 CEST 2008

Dear Robin,

RSiteSearch("skewness", restrict = "functions") gave me 222 hits. There
are several functions that calculate skewness.



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Onderwerp: [R] Coefficient of skewness

Is there a function in R to calculate the coefficient of skewness of
some data? I had expected there to be one, but can find no information
about it.
Thanks for any pointers.

Robin Williams
Met Office summer intern - Health Forecasting
robin.williams op metoffice.gov.uk 

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