Psychological statistics

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Psychological statistics is the application of formulas, theorems, numbers and laws to psychology. Some of the more common applications include:

  1. psychometrics
  2. learning theory
  3. perception
  4. human development
  5. abnormal psychology
  6. Personality test
  7. psychological tests

Some of the more commonly used statistical tests in psychology are:

Parametric tests

Non-parametric tests

See also[edit]


  • Belhekar, V. M. (2016). Statistics for Psychology Using R, New Delhi: SAGE. ISBN 9789385985003
  • Cohen, B.H. (2007) Explaining Psychological Statistics, 3rd Edition, Wiley. ISBN 978-0-470-00718-1
  • Howell, D. (2009) Statistical Methods for Psychology, International Edition, Wadsworth. ISBN 0-495-59785-6
  • Tabachnick, B. G., & Fidell, L. S. (2007). Using Multivariate Statistics, 6th ed. Boston: Pearson. ISBN 9780205849574
  • Wilcox, R. (2012). Modern Statistics for the Social and Behavioral Sciences: A Practical Introduction. FL: CRC Press. ISBN 9781439834565

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