Date: Wed, 7 Mar 2001 04:25:06 GMT
Reply-To: PD <sophe@USA.NET>
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From: PD <sophe@USA.NET>
Subject: Re: multivariate normality test ?
You probably want to visit SAS online sample library. I remember there was a
sample code that covered multivariate normality test. It specifically
"yogab" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> Hello all.,
> Iam looking for some information about the mutinormality code
> on 'sas-contributors' site 'multinorm.sas'. has any one used it before ?
> I was using this test normality (Using - Mardia 1974 method) of some
> data(1000 samples), it
> seem to give an acceptable level of 'p' value for multinorm-kurtosis but
> fails for multinorm-skewness also it passes all the univariate test
> (well which does not
> mean they are multinorm, but does not prove otherwise too). I little
> skeptical about this test.
> Has any one used this test before ? Any pointer of consistency or
> limitations of
> using this code/test.? Has any one used or know any consistent test for
> multi-norm ?
> thanks in advance.