Centre for Statistical Consultation​​​​​
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Software Used


The Centre has standardized on using Statistica for general purpose statistical analysis.  The university has a site license for Statistica, which enables students and researchers with a @sun.ac.za e-mail address to install the software.  Results can also be exported to Excel or in HTML format.

We also employ other specialized packages as the need arises.

The following software packages are available for statistical analysis:

General purpose software:
  • Statistica
  • SAS
  • SPSS
  • R
  • Stata
Data mining:
  • Statistica data miner
  • SAS Enterprise Miner
Time series:​
  • Eviews
Experimental Design:
  • Statistica Experimental Design (DOE)
  • Design Expert

Structural Equations Modeling:
  • SmartPLS
Other multivariate analysis programs:
  • ExcelStat​