Biplots of Multivariate Data Guided by Linear and/or Logistic Regression

  • Huh, Myung-Hoe (Department of Statistics, Korea University) ;
  • Lee, Yonggoo (Department of Applied Statistics, Chung-Ang University)
  • Received : 2013.02.06
  • Accepted : 2013.03.12
  • Published : 2013.03.31


Linear regression is the most basic statistical model for exploring the relationship between a numerical response variable and several explanatory variables. Logistic regression secures the role of linear regression for the dichotomous response variable. In this paper, we propose a biplot-type display of the multivariate data guided by the linear regression and/or the logistic regression. The figures show the directional flow of the response variable as well as the interrelationship of explanatory variables.



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