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st: Re: Multiple Component Analysis (a variant of factor analysis)


From   "Scott Merryman" <smerryman@kc.rr.com>
To   <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   st: Re: Multiple Component Analysis (a variant of factor analysis)
Date   Thu, 5 Feb 2004 12:54:49 -0600

-findit mca- brings up

STB-42  sg78  . . . . . . Simple and multiple correspondence analysis in Stata
        (help coranal, mca if installed)  . . . . . . . . . . . .  P. van Kerm

I know nothing about factor analysis, so I have no idea if multiple
correspondence analysis is the same as multiple component analysis.

Scott

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "log goho" <harrixel@hotmail.com>
To: <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Sent: Thursday, February 05, 2004 9:13 AM
Subject: st: Multiple Component Analysis (a variant of factor analysis)


> Hi Statelist,
>
> I am trying to do a Multiple Component Analysis (MCA).
> Stata allows to performe (?) a factor analysis. the MCA is a kind of factor
> analysis but applies to qualitative data, most of the time of survey data.
>
> I wonder if some one knows how to do that using stata.
>
> Thanks in advance

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