[R] Sampling from Bivariate Uniform Distribution

Greg Snow Greg.Snow at imail.org
Tue Feb 16 01:43:34 CET 2010

The correlation will not be exactly 0, but will represent a draw from an independent population.

There may be something in the copulas package to allow for more independence (but that about exhausts my knowledge of that package).

Gregory (Greg) L. Snow Ph.D.
Statistical Data Center
Intermountain Healthcare
greg.snow at imail.org

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> When I wrap those values in to a matrix will it be still independent ?
> ( non
> zero correlation).
> Can I do this for any multivariate distribution which has the
> univariate
> form?
> Thank you for the response.
> Haneef
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