Principal Component Analysis

Master it in just 5 simple steps!

**Instructor:** Karen Grace-Martin

Master it in just 5 simple steps!

Principal Component Analysis is a variable reduction procedure – it allows you summarize the common variation in many variables into just a few.

It’s similar to Factor Analysis, but has different underlying assumptions.

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What Principal Component Analysis is

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When to use it

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How Principal Component Analysis differs from Factor Analysis

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The 5 steps to conducts a Principal Component Analysis