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How Do I Perform Simple Linear Regression in SAS®?

On-Demand • Cost: Complimentary

About the webinar

Join this webinar to learn the mechanics behind simple linear regression and how to perform it using both SAS®9 and SAS® Viya®.

Linear regression is used across a wide range of fields to help predict a continuous target variable, such as “weight.”

Simple linear regression uses only one input or explanatory variable.

This beginner-level session introduces simple linear regression to anyone with a minimum of math and statistical skills.

You will learn:

  • How easy it is to perform a simple linear regression on the SAS platform.
  • How to interpret the results from a simple linear regression.
  • The basic mechanics behind the scenes of a simple linear regression.

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About the Expert

Andy Ravenna
Principal Technical Training Consultant, SAS

Andy Ravenna has used SAS since 1985 and began teaching in 1988. He has been at SAS for over 30 years, starting in the QA department and then providing technical services beginning in 1996 in the consulting department. In 2000, he started teaching SAS for the Education Division. He now focuses on teaching advanced analytics, statistical training and SAS Viya. Ravenna has a BS in chemical engineering and an MS in applied mathematics with a minor in statistics, both from North Carolina State University.