Site Licenses - R

Last Updated: 09/04/2018

R is a free software environment for statistical computing and graphics. The R language is widely used among statisticians for developing statistical software and data analysis. It is well-supported and runs in Linux, Windows and MacOS.

R is an increasingly popular alternative, for many purposes, to commercial statistical packages like SPSS, SAS, and Stata. A growing number of courses either teach R or encourage its use.

Several user-friendly freeware products make R easy to use for basic statistical work as well as the more powerful analysis possible with R. Among these are two highly recommended products RStudio and jamovi; like R itself, both are free and open, and available for Linux, Windows, and MacOS.

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