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which of the 12 variables are qualitative and which are quantitative,

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which of the 12 variables are qualitative and which are quantitative, and

determine the level of measurement for each variable?
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Homework
Expert:  muvee replied 8 years ago.

Where is the variables?

Quantitative variables are mesured on inteval or ratio data

Qualitative variables are mesured on nominal or ordinal data, it also called categorical variables.

Customer: replied 8 years ago.
 Refer to the Wage data, which reports information on annual wages for a sample of 100 workers. Also inculded are variables relaing to industry, years of education and gender for each worker. a. Which of the 12 variables are qualitative and which are quantitative? b. Determine the level of measurement for each variable.

x1 = Annual wage in dollars

x2 = Industry (1 = Manfacturing, 2 = Construction, 0

= Other)

x3 = Occupation (1 = Mgmt., 2 = Sales, 3 = Clerical, 4

= Service, 5 Prof., 0 = Other)

x4 = Years of education

x5 = southern resident (1 = Yes, 0 = No)

x6 = Non-white (1 = Yes, 0 = No)

x7 = hispanci (1 = Yes, 0 = No)

x8 = Female (1 = Yes, 0 = No)

x9 = Years of Work Experience

x10 = Married (1 = Yes, 0 = No)

x11 = Age in years

x12 = Union member (1= Yes, 0 - No)