# Descriptives

From memisc v0.99.27.3
by Martin Elff

##### Vectors of Univariate Sample Statistics

`Descriptives(x)`

gives a vector of sample statistics
for use in `codebook`

.

##### Usage

```
Descriptives(x,...)
# S4 method for atomic
Descriptives(x, weights = NULL, ...)
# S4 method for item.vector
Descriptives(x, weights = NULL, ...)
```

##### Arguments

- x
an atomic vector or

`"item.vector"`

object.- weights
an optional vector of weights.

- …
further arguments, to be passed to future methods.

##### Value

A numeric vector of sample statistics, containing the range, the mean, the standard deviation, the skewness and the (excess) kurtosis.

##### Examples

```
# NOT RUN {
x <- rnorm(100)
Descriptives(x)
# }
```

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