STATA is a statistical package with very broad applications. It is widely used in the academic world and in research, especially in the fields of economics, sociology and political sciences.
Uses of Stata span from data management, statistical analysis, graphical representation, simulations, and personalized programming. There are several online libraries with packages develop by users to create sophisticated statistical analysis, which can be updated and used as if they were built-in.
Stata combines the flexibility of open-source packages with the advanced functionalities of commercial packages, such as the validation of expansions, technical support, and professional documentation.
- Introduction to Stata
- main features
- data loading in Stata
- union of different data files
- graphical representations
- basic statistical analysis with Stata
- comprehension of descriptive statistics for data analysis
- we suggest attending the course: introduction to data analytics
Participants will benefit from a detailed comprehension of this software and the fundamentals of data analytics techniques. These notions are pivotal to prepare the data to the following, more advanced and complex, analysis