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ERIC Number: EJ861445
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009
Pages: 7
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 3
ISSN: ISSN-1091-367X
Tutorial: Calculating Percentile Rank and Percentile Norms Using SPSS
Baumgartner, Ted A.
Measurement in Physical Education and Exercise Science, v13 n4 p227-233 2009
Practitioners can benefit from using norms, but they often have to develop their own percentile rank and percentile norms. This article is a tutorial on how to quickly and easily calculate percentile rank and percentile norms using SPSS, and this information is presented for a data set. Some issues in calculating percentile rank and percentile norms are discussed, and a comparison between percentile rank and percentile norms is presented. In summary, percentile rank and percentile norms can be quickly and easily developed by using SPSS. (Contains 3 tables.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A