Year 2019, Volume 6 , Issue 4, Pages 670 - 692 2020-01-05

Jamovi: An Easy to Use Statistical Software for the Social Scientists

Murat Doğan ŞAHİN [1] , Eren Can AYBEK [2]

This report aims to introduce the fundamental features of the free Jamovi software to academics in the field of educational measurement for use at undergraduate and graduate level research. As such, after introducing the R based interface and the integrated development environment, the core functions of Jamovi are presented, the installation for GNU7Linux, Windows, and MacOS is explained and screenshots of frequently conducted statistical analyses are provided. Additionally, the module support of Jamovi is presented, along with a use case scenario on developing further functionality for Jamovi using modules. Specifically, conducting meta-analysis and Bayesian statistics using modules in Jamovi are explained through examples.
Jamovi, R, Statistical software, Free software
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Primary Language en
Subjects Education, Scientific Disciplines
Published Date December
Journal Section Articles

Orcid: 0000-0002-2174-8443
Author: Murat Doğan ŞAHİN (Primary Author)
Country: Turkey

Orcid: 0000-0003-3040-2337
Author: Eren Can AYBEK
Country: Turkey


Publication Date : January 5, 2020

APA ŞAHİN, M , AYBEK, E . (2020). Jamovi: An Easy to Use Statistical Software for the Social Scientists. International Journal of Assessment Tools in Education , 6 (4) , 670-692 . DOI: 10.21449/ijate.661803