SPSS Data Entry_2

SPSS Data Entry_2 - entry later Most categorical variables...

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San Jose State University School of Social Work ScWk 298: Spring Semester  Instructor: A. D’Andrade ANALYSIS HOW-TO’S – Data Entry Creating variables After opening a new data file, go to variable view (bottom of page). Enter information about each variable. Enter label information if there is any possibility you might forget what the variable name  means. Enter value information for categorical variable answer options – it can help with data 
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Unformatted text preview: entry later Most categorical variables should be nominal Entering data Go to data view. Enter in data for each observation. If you want to use drop downs for categorical variables (and you have entered value information), go to VIEW on the menu bar and select value labels....
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