SPSS Tutorial

This tutorial is for SPSS Version 20. (This tutorial can also be used with previous versions of SPSS.)

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Want to use the same data as the tutorial?

Some of the exercises use data modified from the 2012 General Social Survey. If you would like to follow along with the same data, you can download the file here.

 

SPSS Basics

Getting Started: Three Windows

 

Open and Merge Files

 

Saving Files

 

 

Using the Data Editor

 

The Edit Menu and Toolbar

 

Sort and Filter Data

Descriptives Analysis

Central Tendency

 

Dispersion and Variability

 

Distribution and Normality

 

Z-Scores

Frequency Analysis

Frequency Tables

 

Frequency Charts

Hypothesis Testing

T-Tests

 

ANOVA

 

Chi-Square

Regressions and Correlations

Pearson's r

 

Simple Linear Regression

 

Scatterplots

 

 

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