Date: Fri, 15 Sep 2000 15:05:47 GMT
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Subject: Re: geometric mean
thanks for the tip!!
Abelson_R <Abelson_R@BLS.GOV> wrote:
> The geometric mean is the antilog of the mean of the logs. Since you
> the mean of the logs, the next step is to get its antilog by using the
> Robert Abelson
> Bureau of Labor Statistics
> "The generation of random numbers is too important to be left to
> -- Robert R. Coveyou, Oak Ridge National Laboratories
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> > From: betsy998@MY-DEJA.COM[SMTP:betsy998@MY-DEJA.COM]
> > Sent: Friday, September 15, 2000 9:12 AM
> > To: SAS-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU
> > Subject: geometric mean
> > Hi,
> > Is is possible to calculate a geometric mean on a list of values?
> > I have log(value) and have found the mean of the list of logorithmic
> > values...but not sure what the next step should be..
> > thanks,
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