# geary

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Percentile

##### Geary's measure of kurtosis

This function computes an estimator of Geary's measure of kurtosis.

Keywords
univar
##### Usage
geary(x, na.rm = FALSE)
##### Arguments
x
a numeric vector, matrix or data frame.
na.rm
logical. Should missing values be removed?
##### Details

The Geary's kurtosis is computed by dividing average difference between observation and the mean by standard deviation of the sample.

##### References

Geary, R.C. (1936). Moments of the ratio of the mean deviation to the standard deviation for normal samples. Biometrika, 28, 295-307.

kurtosis, bonett.test

• geary
##### Examples
set.seed(1234)
geary(rnorm(1000))

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