[R] glmer with non integer weights

ONKELINX, Thierry Thierry.ONKELINX at inbo.be
Tue Apr 13 14:07:23 CEST 2010

So your respons variable behaves like a continuous variable except that
is range is limited to the 0-1 interval. In such a case I would
transform the respons variable (e.g. logit, sqrt(arcsin())) and use a
gaussian model.



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> [mailto:r-help-bounces op r-project.org] Namens Kay Cichini
> Verzonden: dinsdag 13 april 2010 13:37
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> Onderwerp: Re: [R] glmer with non integer weights
> thanks thierry,
> my problem is that the index is a propability which is not 
> derived from incidents per nr. of observations, thus i don't 
> have those numbers but only the plain index, which i want to test.
> greatings,
> kay
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