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RE: st: RE: P-value


From   "Maarten Buis" <M.Buis@fsw.vu.nl>
To   <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   RE: st: RE: P-value
Date   Fri, 11 Nov 2005 18:27:16 +0100

>-----Original Message-----
>From: owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu [mailto:owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu]On Behalf Of Raphael Fraser
>Sent: vrijdag 11 november 2005 18:17
>To: statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
>Subject: Re: st: RE: P-value
>
>That's what I think too but I keep seeing people interpreting 0.000 as
><0.0001. Am I missing something here?

very small is very small, your null hypothesis is rejected by any conventional confidence level, which is all that P-values are supposed to say.

>
>>On 11/11/05, Maarten Buis <M.Buis@fsw.vu.nl> wrote:
>> as very small (less than 0.0005)


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