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Module: Editor

Version: 18.03+

Type: Double

Category: Statistical

## Description

The formula 'StandardDeviation' returns the standard deviation of a matrix over the rows or the columns of that matrix, depending on the chosen dimension.

## Parameters

Matrix:

The matrix you want to know the standard deviation of.

Dimension:

The dimension to take the standard deviation over. 1 means downwards (over rows), 2 means rightwards (over columns).

## Example

### Description

In the following example the formula 'StandardDeviation' is used to take the standard deviation over the columns.

### Values parameters

Matrix:

Column1 Column2 Column3
3 2 1
1 3 5

Dimension: 2

### Result

Matrix:

Column1
1
2

As you see the results are the standard deviations of the rows of the matrix.

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## Related Topics

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- Standard deviation: This page describes the standard deviation and it's relation to other statistics.