# Category:Tests Of Statistical Significance

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Automatic Tests of Statistical Significance | |

Significance Tests on Grids | |

Type 1 Error | |

Population Weights | |

Non-Proportional Sampling Weights | |

Planned Tests of Statistical Significance | |

Column Comparisons | |

ANOVA with Post Hocs | |

ANOVA Repeated Measures with Post Hocs | |

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## Basic mechanics of Q's testing

The basic process of statistical in Q works as follows:

- The user specifies the relationships to be tested.
- Q computes a p-Value
- Results are highlighted as significant if
- The Corrected p-Value is less than or equal to the specified Overall significance level.
- The relevant settings are set to show significance (see Ways of Showing Statistical Significance).

- If a Rule has been applied, this is then used and may replace the results computed in the previous steps.

See Overview of Statistical Testing in Q for more detail.

## Reading Tables and Interpreting Significance Tests

Basic tips for interpreting most tables can be obtained by selecting **Help** and Interpret This Table.

Links to explanations of how to read the most common tables and their significance tests can be found here.

## Statistical tests categorized by data type

- One Sample Tests - Proportions
- One Sample Tests - Means
- Independent Sample Tests - Comparing Two Proportions
- Independent Sample Tests - Comparing Two Means
- Related Samples Tests - Comparing Two Proportions
- Related Samples Tests - Comparing Two Means
- Correlations - Comparing Two Numeric Variables
- ANOVA-Type Tests - Comparing Three or More Groups
- Statistical Tests for Experiment Questions
- Statistical Tests for Ranking Questions
- Multivariate Tests
- Other Tests

## Working out which test has been conducted

To work out which test has been conducted on the cell of a table:

- Check to see if any Rules have been applied. If they have, review their documentation.
- Select that cell and press (see Planned Tests of Statistical Significance).

## See also

SurveyAnalysis.org contains a general discussion about the use and interpretation of tests of statistical significance (see The Role of Statistical Tests in Survey Analysis).

## Subcategories

This category has the following 2 subcategories, out of 2 total.

## Pages in category "Tests Of Statistical Significance"

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