Tag: confidence-interval

188 What's the difference between a confidence interval and a credible interval? 2010-09-01T13:53:07.183

182 Why does a 95% Confidence Interval (CI) not imply a 95% chance of containing the mean? 2012-04-14T10:19:48.357

76 What are examples where a "naive bootstrap" fails? 2011-04-18T05:44:33.810

73 Are there any examples where Bayesian credible intervals are obviously inferior to frequentist confidence intervals 2010-09-03T18:23:44.087

69 What, precisely, is a confidence interval? 2011-01-28T00:23:50.893

69 A psychology journal banned p-values and confidence intervals; is it indeed wise to stop using them? 2015-02-25T19:01:23.347

54 Why continue to teach and use hypothesis testing (when confidence intervals are available)? 2011-02-07T18:05:50.610

54 Difference between confidence intervals and prediction intervals 2011-10-04T18:35:49.743

54 Are all values within a 95% confidence interval equally likely? 2012-10-19T18:32:38.757

53 Explain the xkcd jelly bean comic: What makes it funny? 2014-02-27T00:34:29.917

45 How to determine best cutoff point and its confidence interval using ROC curve in R? 2012-06-03T11:07:37.427

43 Clarification on interpreting confidence intervals? 2011-06-05T22:41:40.083

39 Do the predictions of a Random Forest model have a prediction interval? 2013-04-22T22:07:49.783

39 Shape of confidence interval for predicted values in linear regression 2014-02-06T00:15:17.603

37 Confidence interval for median 2012-01-15T03:12:40.330

36 Why do statisticians say a non-significant result means "you can't reject the null" as opposed to accepting the null hypothesis? 2014-02-08T20:55:03.707

35 Bootstrap vs. Jackknife 2012-01-13T03:09:07.963

35 What is the connection between credible regions and Bayesian hypothesis tests? 2012-07-05T12:20:33.057

32 Is p-value a point estimate? 2015-11-13T12:56:36.810

30 Confidence interval for Bernoulli sampling 2010-11-20T12:05:26.533

30 Confidence interval around binomial estimate of 0 or 1 2014-01-19T08:38:24.853

29 Binomial confidence interval estimation - why is it not symmetric? 2010-11-19T10:01:37.860

29 Are 50% confidence intervals more robustly estimated than 95% confidence intervals? 2016-11-27T06:28:49.997

29 Consequences of the Gaussian correlation inequality for computing joint confidence intervals 2017-03-29T19:10:12.217

28 When are confidence intervals useful? 2010-10-23T07:48:41.417

28 How to find confidence intervals for ratings? 2011-09-23T16:41:43.860

28 What do confidence intervals say about precision (if anything)? 2016-03-30T12:40:36.490

27 What is the meaning of a confidence interval taken from bootstrapped resamples? 2014-01-29T16:13:57.093

27 How trustworthy are the confidence intervals for lmer objects through effects package? 2014-10-02T16:44:48.267

26 Are smaller p-values more convincing? 2015-02-14T18:35:41.007

25 Why do these statements not follow logically from a 95% CI for the mean? 2014-04-24T12:08:04.657

24 Why is there a difference between manually calculating a logistic regression 95% confidence interval, and using the confint() function in R? 2010-12-09T15:41:59.660

24 Relation between confidence interval and testing statistical hypothesis for t-test 2011-11-10T21:49:31.440

24 How to construct a 95% confidence interval of the difference between medians? 2012-04-24T15:19:33.923

24 Confidence Interval for variance given one observation 2012-12-02T00:09:22.587

24 Understanding shape and calculation of confidence bands in linear regression 2014-06-05T16:18:44.487

24 Is rejecting the hypothesis using p-value equivalent to hypothesis not belonging to the confidence interval? 2015-08-28T07:20:33.240

24 Is there a reliable nonparametric confidence interval for the mean of a skewed distribution? 2015-12-15T23:56:03.037

23 How to calculate a confidence level for a Poisson distribution? 2011-09-09T12:25:40.150

23 Should we address multiple comparisons adjustments when using confidence intervals? 2014-09-09T19:09:22.007

22 What to say to a client that thinks confidence intervals are too wide to be useful? 2012-06-24T04:20:07.937

21 Constructing confidence intervals based on profile likelihood 2011-04-21T15:11:29.673

21 How to interpret confidence interval of the difference in means in one sample T-test? 2011-06-13T02:47:36.607

21 What is the difference between confidence intervals and hypothesis testing? 2011-10-01T04:40:51.673

20 confidence intervals' coverage with regularized estimates 2015-06-20T00:44:26.127

18 How to combine confidence intervals for a variance component of a mixed-effects model when using multiple imputation 2010-09-13T11:47:27.230

18 How to calculate the confidence interval of the mean of means? 2011-06-16T16:58:13.537

18 Confidence interval of RMSE 2013-11-29T18:02:06.243

17 How do I calculate a confidence interval for the mean of a log-normal data set? 2012-07-31T07:30:17.653

16 Narrow confidence interval -- higher accuracy? 2011-09-28T14:15:36.060

16 Confidence interval around the ratio of two proportions 2012-01-18T20:16:31.923

16 Should confidence intervals for linear regression coefficients be based on the normal or $t$ distribution? 2012-06-07T12:36:48.833

16 Why would one use `random' confidence or credible intervals? 2014-12-28T16:55:55.213

15 Combining two confidence intervals/point estimates 2010-10-15T20:24:37.687

15 Confidence intervals for regression parameters: Bayesian vs. classical 2011-01-02T23:59:51.453

15 How can I calculate the confidence interval of a mean in a non-normally distributed sample? 2011-10-05T03:14:34.283

15 Plotting confidence intervals for the predicted probabilities from a logistic regression 2012-05-23T23:02:26.973

15 How does ggplot compute confidence intervals for regressions? 2013-02-12T16:27:34.313

15 What is the relationship between profile likelihood and confidence intervals? 2013-11-24T17:38:32.010

15 Approximation error of confidence interval for the mean when $n \geq 30$ 2017-03-15T02:33:26.550

14 Bootstrap-based confidence interval 2011-12-04T20:36:12.080

14 Computing prediction intervals for logistic regression 2012-04-16T22:02:56.413

14 Confusion regarding when to use $z$-statistics vs. $t$-statistics 2012-07-01T00:59:49.157

14 Confidence bands for QQ line 2014-08-09T16:17:27.740

14 Confidence intervals when the sample size is very large 2015-04-07T13:29:54.157

13 Confidence interval for geometric mean 2011-03-15T10:02:23.260

13 Interpretation of confidence interval 2015-06-25T00:48:21.413

13 Are effect sizes really superior to p-values? 2017-08-17T19:00:50.077

12 Express answers in terms of original units, in Box-Cox transformed data 2010-08-15T17:01:49.620

12 What would a confidence interval around a predicted value from a mixed effects model mean? 2010-08-17T19:15:32.930

12 Do likelihood ratios and Bayesian model comparison provide superior & sufficient alternatives to null-hypothesis testing? 2011-01-17T16:07:47.570

12 How do I calculate confidence intervals for a non-normal distribution? 2014-08-21T20:12:50.273

12 What is a Highest Density Region (HDR)? 2015-04-27T00:56:15.423

12 If "Standard error" and "Confidence intervals" measure precision of measurement, then what are the measurements of accuracy? 2015-10-19T09:10:20.243

12 Statistical Inference Under Misspecification 2015-11-30T20:04:04.780

12 Making a Bayesian prior from a frequentist result 2016-06-06T16:37:32.863

12 Is frequentist conditional inference still being used in practice? 2016-07-20T04:43:20.633

11 How can I (numerically) approximate values for a beta distribution with large alpha & beta 2010-08-24T09:48:08.093

11 Finding precision of Monte Carlo simulation estimate 2011-04-06T17:35:50.953

11 How to calculate forecast error (confidence intervals) for ongoing periods? 2011-06-28T09:09:38.660

11 Confidence interval and probability - where is the error in this statement? 2012-07-11T04:18:27.963

11 Getting different results when plotting 95% CI ellipses with ggplot or the ellipse package 2012-09-27T14:52:39.563

11 Shape of confidence and prediction intervals for nonlinear regression 2014-02-04T21:49:49.717

11 Calculating standard error after a log-transform 2014-11-11T08:37:59.913

11 Does a confidence interval actually provide a measure of the uncertainty of a parameter estimate? 2015-02-20T16:06:27.847

11 What fraction of repeat experiments will have an effect size within the 95% confidence interval of the first experiment? 2016-06-13T01:55:56.597

11 Calculating confidence intervals for mode? 2016-10-16T19:36:07.003

10 Statistical argument for why 10,000 heads from 20,000 tosses suggests invalid data 2010-11-09T19:23:19.233

10 What graphical methods are useful for visualising how uncertainties aggregate? 2011-03-20T09:36:05.143

10 Coverage probabilities of the basic bootstrap confidence Interval 2011-04-02T20:42:02.777

10 How to draw an interaction plot with confidence intervals? 2011-04-12T16:07:15.017

10 Calculating confidence intervals via bootstrap on dependent observations 2011-08-13T11:28:57.360

10 How are margins of error related to confidence Intervals? 2012-01-31T15:56:02.000

10 Confidence interval for chi-square 2012-02-08T10:37:13.860

10 Confused about confidence interval 2012-09-08T16:54:33.853

10 Confidence interval for difference between proportions 2013-05-26T18:39:38.060

10 Confidence interval for cross-validated classification accuracy 2014-02-27T19:43:04.250

10 Can we make probabilistic statements with prediction intervals? 2014-05-18T19:52:24.463

10 Why not always use bootstrap CIs? 2014-05-25T12:13:49.100