Topic 9: E – Simple Linear Regression (Inference)

Published: March 23rd, 2015

Category: Learning Statistical Software, SPSS Info and Tutorials

CO-7: Use statistical software to analyze public health data.

Video (7:07)

The following video illustrates inference in Case QQ where we are investigating the association between two quantitative variables using regression. We are adding a few new items to our exploratory analysis from earlier. The following files are associated with this video.

  • Menus and Steps Used:
    • Double-click on the SPSS dataset (STEP3) to open SPSS with that data loaded
      • Drag the quantitative RESPONSE variables into the DEPENDENT variable list
      • Drag the quantitative EXPLANATORY variables into the INDEPENDENT variable list
      • Go through STATISTICS and PLOTS as directed
    • Save SPSS output by going to the output and File – Save or by closing SPSS and following the prompts

This document is linked from our main SPSS page under Software.