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SAS (Statistical Analysis System) is an integrated system of software solutions that enables you to do data entry and management, report writing, graphics design, statistical and mathematical analysis, business forecasting, operations research, and more.



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Recommended reading:

  • SAS Statistics by Example, by Ronald P. Cody. Structured specifically around the most commonly used statistical tasks or techniques, this book offers up a cookbook approach, and is an easy-to-follow, how-to approach to statistical analysis.
  • The Little SAS Book, by the SAS Institute. The Little SAS Book is essential for anyone learning SAS programming. The book follows a user-friendly approach so readers can quickly and easily learn the most commonly used features of the SAS language. Each topic is presented in a self-contained, two-page layout complete with examples and graphics.


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