# geary

From moments v0.14
by Lukasz Komsta

##### 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.

##### See Also

##### Examples

```
set.seed(1234)
geary(rnorm(1000))
```

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