Percentile ranks


Allows to create a new variable containing the percentile ranks of the data in a numeric variable.

Required input

  • Target variable: the variable which you want to contain the percentile ranks.
    • New variable: select this option and enter the name of a new variable (and a new column) in the data table.
    • Overwrite existing variable: select this option to select an existing variable or column in the data table. The corresponding column will be cleared before the percentile rank numbers are generated.
  • Data
    • Data: select the numeric variable and a possible filter.

Click OK to proceed. The selected column in the data table is filled with the percentile ranks of the selected data.

See also


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