Uniform Distribution

Transform > Random Data > Uniform

 

Generates random data from a uniform distribution.

Use when data follow a bell-shaped curve.

 

 

Dialog box items

Target Column:
Enter a storage column for the generated values. Leave blank to have VisualStat automatically name the target column.

Sampling:
Choose from the following options:

oSample Size: Enter the number of rows of random data you want to generate.

oDistribution: Select the distribution for the variable.

oSet Seed with: Lets you start a random number sequence with a seed you specify.

Lower Bound:
Enter a number to define the minimum value for the uniform distribution.

Upper Bound:
Enter a number to define the maximum value for the uniform distribution.

 

 

Example

Example of generating random normal data

 

 

 

See Also:


Random Data

Web Resource: Weisstein, Eric W., Wolfram MathWorld. | Wikipedia