ERIC Number: EJ253040
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1981-Jun
A Monte Carlo Study of Thirty Internal Criterion Measures for Cluster Analysis.
Milligan, Glenn W.
Psychometrika, v46 n2 p187-99 Jun 1981
A Monte Carlo evaluation of 30 internal criteria for cluster analysis was conducted using four hierarchical clustering techniques. The results indicated that a subset of internal criteria was identified which appear to be valid indices of correct cluster recovery. (Author/JKS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A