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Cluster Analysis in the Study of Life Quality on the Central and Eastern European Countries

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  • Daniela-Emanuela Danacica

    ('Constantin Brancusi', University of Tg-Jiu, Romania)

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The aim of this research is to study life quality using the cluster analysis methodology. The analysis includes a number of classifing algorithms of elements into relatively homogenous groups and makes a global analysis of statistical units using a high number of characteristics. The required hipotheses are minimal.

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  • Daniela-Emanuela Danacica, 2006. "Cluster Analysis in the Study of Life Quality on the Central and Eastern European Countries," Zagreb International Review of Economics and Business, Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Zagreb, vol. 9(1), pages 45-60, May.
  • Handle: RePEc:zag:zirebs:v:9:y:2006:i:1:p:45-60
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    Keywords

    cluster analysis; life quality; matrix; dendrogram; Ward algorithm;

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    • I00 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - General - - - General

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