Frequency Distribution - Joint Frequency Distributions

Joint Frequency Distributions

Bivariate joint frequency distributions are often presented as (two-way) contingency tables:

Two-way contingency table with marginal frequencies
Dance Sports TV Total
Men 2 10 8 20
Women 16 6 8 30
Total 18 16 16 50

The total row and total column report the marginal frequencies or marginal distribution, while the body of the table reports the joint frequencies.

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