Chi Square Test (Free Access)

Chi-Square Test

  • If two variables are measured at a nominal or ordinal level and differences are to be found the Chi-Square test is conducted
    • Analyze
      • Descriptive Statistics
      • Cross Tabs
      • One variable into row and another into column
  • Statistics
  • Chi-square
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  • Cells
  • Click on percentage section, row, column, and total
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  • Format
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  • Look at the Pearson Chi-Square value. If that is below <0.05, it is indicative of a statistically significant relationship between the two variables.
  • It is above >0.05 in this case and therefore not indicative of a statistically significant relationship.