Data Management and Statistical Analysis using Stata

Practical application of the statistical analytical techniques.

About the course

Stata statistical data software is a complete, integrated statistical software package that provides for data analysis, data management, and graphics.  The course is aimed at researchers and other professionals who would like to strengthen their capacity using this statistical data analysis software.  The training will enhance the knowledge and skills of the participants to analyse data in a fast, accurate and easier manner by using Stata software and will know how to interpret and present the results. This will also enable participants to gain experience of the practical application of the statistical analytical techniques.

Target Participants

The training is designed for participants who intend to learn the use of Stata for data management and data analysis. Those working in the corporate world, public sector, research institution and NGOs.

Course duration

5 Days

What you will learn

  • Understand and appropriately use statistical terms and concepts
  • Perform data analysis tasks with Stata
  •  Perform simple to complex data management tasks using Stata software
  • Statistical tests using Stata

Course Outline

Introduction to Statistical Analysis

  • Explain the basic steps of the research process
  • Explain differences between populations and samples
  • Explain differences between experimental and non-experimental research designs
  • Explain differences between independent and dependent variables

Introduction to Stata

  • Datasets in Stata
  • Introduction to Stata commands
  • Working with variables in Stata
  • Basic analysis using Stata

Graphics using Stata

  • Introduction to Stata GUI
  • Graph command syntax
  • Different types of Graphs in Stata

Statistical Tests using Stata

  • One Sample T Test
  • Independent Samples T Test
  • Paired Samples T Test
  • One-Way ANOVA

Associations in Stata

  • Chi-Square test
  • Pearson’s Correlation
  • Spearman’s Rank-Order Correlation

Predictive Models using Stata

  • Linear Regression
  • Multiple Regression
  • Logistic Regression
  • Ordinal Regression

Panel Data Analysis using Stata

  • Exploration of panel data
  • Fixed effects model/LSDV
  • Random effects model
  • Choosing the appropriate model

Time Series Analysis using Stata

  • Introduction to time series analysis using Stata
  • Plotting a time series
  • Seasonal differences
  • Auto correlations
  • Forecast models in Stata

Econometric Analysis

  • Econometric Analysis of cross-sectional data
  • Econometric Analysis of panel data
  • Econometric Analysis of time-series data

Training Approach

This course is delivered by our seasoned trainers who have vast experience as expert professionals in the respective fields of practice. The course is taught through a mix of practical activities, theory, group works and case studies.

Training manuals and additional reference materials are provided to the participants.

Certification

Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be issued with a certificate.

Tailor-Made Course

We can also do this as tailor-made course to meet organization-wide needs. Contact us to find out more: training@devimpactinstitute.com

Details

September 30 - 8:00 AM - October 4, 2019 - 4:30 PM  • 
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https://www.devimpactinstitute.com
Devimpact Institute Training Centre
Nairobi, Kenya
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