What are the best statistics apps and software?

asked by David Bombick
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    #1IBM SPSS Statistics

    IBM SPSS Statistics

    IBM SPSS Statistics is a data analysis software which features various statistical procedures and functions for statistical analysis. This open-source software is available for Mac and Windows PCs.

    Software

    Windows, Mac

    $99

    Jorge Torres
    Written on September 17, 2018
    "I'm a BS Statistics student so it's prerequisite that we study and use SPSS on our lessons on statistics. I must say this has helped me a lot in easing my learning about stats and other analysis."
  2. 8

    #2MATLAB

    MATLAB
    MATLAB is a high-level language and interactive environment for numerical computation, visualization, analysis, and programming.
    Software

    Windows, Mac

    $133.43- (Home version) Trials upon request.

    Frank Armstrong
    Written on September 17, 2018
    "MATLAB is among the earliest statistical programs we used back in the day. So good to see the improvements being made on this through the years."
  3. 8

    #3Salesforce

    Salesforce

    Salesforce is an on-demand customer relationship management company that helps organizations to build more meaningful and lasting relationships, and connect with their customers across sales, customer service, marketing, and more.

    Websites

    Varies by plan

    Bryan Lee
    Written on September 17, 2018
    "Of course Salesforce is such a reliable analytics we use in our company. I'm glad they finally have this more focused statistical program among their products. I'm still waiting for them to contact me for more details."
  1. 6

    #4Basic Statistics

    Basic Statistics

    Basic Statistics is a statistics learning app developed by Tech-tweets which features basic introduction, frequency distribution, graphs, data description, counting techniques, probability, etc.

    Apps

    Android

    Free

    Sandra Cole
    Written on September 17, 2018
    "As a beginner this has helped me a bit in understanding stat concept because I'm an incoming business student freshman and I heard there's lots of stats lessons in business class."
  2. 5

    #5Stata

    Stata

    Stata is a statistical data analysis software which features ERM (endogeneity, selection, treatment), latent class analysis (LCA). linearized DSGEs, finite mixture models (FMMs), spatial autoregressive models, etc.

    Software

    Windows

    Varies by plan

    Jacob Stewart
    Written on September 17, 2018
    "Good to see this program available in the US! I've seen my overseas friends use this in their statistical analysis"
  3. 4

    #6Minitab

    Minitab

    Minitab is a statistical software which features smart data import, data manipulation, automatic graph updating, and presentation exporting templates. This contains basic statistics functions, regression, ANOVA, etc,

    Software

    Windows

    Varies by plan

    Bryan Alvarado
    Written on September 17, 2018
    "Got my free trial after they contact me on possible discounts because I've got considerably huge company which deal with market research. So far on our 2nd week of use we are satisfied."
  4. 2

    #7stats! Statistics Learning and Decision Tool

    stats! Statistics Learning and Decision Tool

    stats! Statistics Learning and Decision Tool is a learning app developed by Elizabeth Albright which features topics about statistics such as data types, descriptive stats, probabilities, samplings, intervals, etc.

    Apps

    iOS

    $0.99

    John Turner
    Written on September 17, 2018
    "Whoa for a simple app this sure has supplemented most of what I know about statistics! I was intimidated at first but I learned it later on."
  5. 1

    #8GNU PSPP

    GNU PSPP

    GNU PSPP is a statistical software open-source free program which features various syntax and data files compatibility with SPSS, inter-operability with other office applications, exportable data sets, and so on.

    Software

    Windows

    Free

    Mildred Bailey
    Written on September 17, 2018
    "A free program I use along with my Excel and MATLAB for stats."

Summary

Best What are the best statistics apps and software
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1IBM SPSS StatisticsSoftware 12 Paid
2MATLABSoftware 8 Paid
3SalesforceWebsites 8 Free
4Basic StatisticsApps 6 Free
5StataSoftware 5 Paid
6MinitabSoftware 4 Paid
7stats! Statistics Learning and Decision ToolApps 2 Paid
8GNU PSPPSoftware 1 Free
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