I have 2 groups for which I need to compare the length of stay (LOS) post-op: a control and a treatment group.
My control group has the following descriptive stats: (n=66; Mean = 8.42; Median = 6.00; SD = 7.45; Kurtosis = 17.66; Skewness = 3.81), while my treatment group is as...
I have some question regarding samples and population distributions.
Does a skewed sample distribution of n ~50 reflect the same skewness distribution from the population it came from? Does it have the same shape (e.g. both skewed to the right).
When looking at the sample’s...