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Statistical Software

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Software by Group



Statistics Software Projects


Most of these are open-source software projects


General Statistics Software Packages



Others Lists of General Statistics Packages



Data Mining Software



Data Mining Lists



Design of Experiments



Design of Experiments Lists



Mathematical Computing Packages


These have some statistical and graphical functionality

Reliability Software



Spatial Statistics



Statistical Genetics


Software for genomics, microarray analysis, and bioinformatics

Statistical Genetics Lists



Time Series / Econometrics Packages



Visualization and Graphics



Other Specialized Statistics Packages



Fortran/C/C++ Libraries for Statistical Analysis



Data Conversion Software



Data Conversion Software Lists


  • DataConv - A collection of links to utilities for the conversion of software data.

Other Software Tools


  • Cygwin - A Unix environment for Windows that provides many useful Unix tools.
  • ESS: Emacs Speaks Statistics
  • Perl - The Perl language is useful for extracting and manipulating data. There is a free version for most computers.
  • Python - an interpreted, open-source language available for most platforms. Python, similar to Perl, is useful for extracting and manipulating data.

Help with Statistics Software


Most of the statistics software products listed above have support information, frequently asked questions (FAQs), etc., available on their web sites. In addition, many of the software products have email lists you can subscribe to.