ANN: stats 0.1a calculator statistics for Python

Jean-Michel Pichavant jeanmichel at sequans.com
Mon Oct 18 11:56:39 CEST 2010


Steven D'Aprano wrote:
> I am pleased to announce the first public release of stats for Python.
>
> http://pypi.python.org/pypi/stats
>
> stats is a pure-Python module providing basic statistics functions 
> similar to those found on scientific calculators. It currently includes:
>
> Univariate statistics including:
> * arithmetic, harmonic, geometric and quadratic means
> * median, mode
> * standard deviation and variance (sample and population)
>
> Multivariate statistics including:
> * Pearson's correlation coefficient
> * covariance (sample and population)
> * linear regression
>
> and others.
>
> This is an unstable alpha release of the software. Feedback and 
> contributions are welcome.
>
>
>
>   
I already have a stats module:
/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/stats.py

"""
stats.py module

(Requires pstat.py module.)

#################################################
#######  Written by:  Gary Strangman  ###########
#######  Last modified:  May 10, 2002 ###########
#################################################

A collection of basic statistical functions for python.  The function
names appear below.
[snip]
"""


It looks like it is part of the standard debian python distro (python 
2.5). That would mean that 'sats' is already used.

JM




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