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Activity Number: 581 - Advancement in Theoretical and Applied Aspects of Modeling
Type: Contributed
Date/Time: Wednesday, July 31, 2019 : 2:00 PM to 3:50 PM
Sponsor: Government Statistics Section
Abstract #307294 Presentation
Title: A Generalized Z Score for Both Symmetric and Asymmetric Distribution
Author(s): Mian Adnan*
Companies: Indiana University
Keywords: Mean deviation; Outlier

A new form of Z score/test statistic (along with its mathematical form) has been suggested for both symmetric an asymmetrmric distribution considering simultaneously the appropriate measures of location and dispersion of a distribution. It is relatively less affected by outlier(s).

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