Plots tables of means from `AUNBALANCED`

(R.W. Payne).

### Options

`GRAPHICS` = string token |
Type of graph (`highresolution` , `lineprinter` ); default `high` |
---|---|

`METHOD` = string token |
What to plot (`means` , `lines` , `data` , `barchart` , `splines` ); default `mean` |

`XFREPRESENTATION` = string token |
How to label the x-axis (`levels` , `labels` ); default `labels` uses the `XFACTOR` labels, if available |

`PSE` = string token |
What to plot to represent variation (`differences` , `lsd` , `means` , `allmeans` ); default `diff` |

`COMBINATIONS` = string token |
Factor combinations for which to form predicted means (`present` , `estimable` ); default `esti` |

`ADJUSTMENT` = string token |
Type of adjustment to be made when predicting means (`marginal` , `equal` , `observed` ); default `marg` |

`LSDLEVEL` = scalar |
Significance level (%) to use for least significant differences; default 5 |

`DFSPLINE` = scalar |
Number of degrees of freedom to use when `METHOD=splines` |

`YTRANSFORM` = string tokens |
Transformed scale for additional axis marks and labels to be plotted on the right-hand side of the y-axis (`identity` , `log` , `log10` , `logit` , `probit` , `cloglog` , `square` , `exp` , `exp10` , `ilogit` , `iprobit` , `icloglog` , `root` ); default `iden` i.e. none |

`PENYTRANSFORM` = scalar |
Pen to use to plot the transformed axis marks and labels; default `*` selects a pen, and defines its properties, automatically |

`KEYMETHOD` = string token |
What to use for the key descriptions when there are `GROUPS` (`labels` , `namesandlabels` ); default `name` |

`PLOTTITLEMETHOD` = string token |
What to use for the titles of the plots when there are `TRELLISGROUPS` (`labels` , `namesandlabels` ); default `name` |

`PAGETITLEMETHOD` = string token |
What to use for the titles of the pages when there are `PAGEGROUPS` (`labels` , `namesandlabels` ); default `name` |

`USEAXES` = string token |
Which aspects of the current axis definitions of window 1 to use (`none` , `limits` , `marks` , `mpositions` , `mlower%` , `mupper%` , `nsubticks` ,); default `none` |

`SAVE` = regression save structure |
Save structure to provide the table of means; default uses the save structure from the most recent `AUNBALANCED` analysis (provided no other regression analysis has been done in the interim) |

### Parameters

`XFACTOR` = factors |
Factor providing the x-values for each plot |
---|---|

`GROUPS` = factors or pointers |
Factor or factors identifying groups of points in each plot; by default chosen automatically |

`TRELLISGROUPS` = factors or pointers |
Factor or factors specifying the different plots of a trellis plot of a multi-way table |

`PAGEGROUPS` = factors or pointers |
Factor or factors specifying plots to be displayed on different pages |

`NEWXLEVELS` = variates |
Values to be used for `XFACTOR` instead of its existing levels |

`TITLE` = texts |
Title for the graph; default defines a title automatically |

`YTITLE` = texts |
Title for the y-axis; default is to use the identifier of the y-variate, or to have no title if this is unnamed |

`XTITLE` = texts |
Title for the x-axis; default is to use the identifier of the `XFACTOR` |

`PENS` = variates |
Defines the pen to use to plot the points and/or line for each group defined by the `GROUPS` factors |

### Description

`AUGRAPH`

plots tables of predicted means from an analysis by `AUNBALANCED`

. The `SAVE`

option can be set to the save structure from the analysis from which the means should be taken. If `SAVE`

is not set, the means will be from the most recent analysis by `AUNBALANCED`

; however, none of the Genstat regression directives (`MODEL`

, `TERMS`

, `FIT`

, `ADD`

, `DROP`

and so on) must then have been used in the interim.

In its simplest form, the behaviour of `AUGRAPH`

depends on the model. If the treatment model contains only main effects, it plots the means for the first factor in the model. Otherwise it looks for the first treatment term involving two factors; it then plots the means with one of these factors as the x-axis, and the second as a grouping factor with levels identified by different plotting colours and symbols. The means are predicted by the `AUKEEP`

procedure using the averaging and adjustment methods specified by the `COMBINATIONS`

and `ADJUSTMENT`

options; see `AUKEEP`

for details.

Usually, each mean is represented by a point. However, with high-resolution plots, the `METHOD`

option can be set to `lines`

to draw lines between the points, or `data`

to draw just the lines and then also plot the original data values, or `barchart`

to plot the means as a barchart, or `splines`

to plot the points together with a smooth spline to show the trend over each group of points. The `DFSPLINE`

specifies the degrees of freedom for the splines; if this is not set, 2 d.f. are used when there are up to 10 points, 3 if there are 11 to 20, and 4 for 21 or more. The `GRAPHICS`

option controls whether a high-resolution or a line-printer graph is plotted; by default `GRAPHICS=high`

.

The `PSE`

option specifies the type of error bar to be plotted with the means, with settings:

`differences` |
average standard error of difference; |
---|---|

`lsd` |
average least significant difference; |

`means` |
average effective standard error for the means; |

`allmeans` |
plots plus and minus the effective standard error around every mean. |

The `LSDLEVEL`

option sets the significance level (%) to use for the least significant differences (default 5). The `allmeans`

setting is often unsuitable for plots other than barcharts when there are `GROUPS`

, as the plus/minus e.s.e. bars may overlap each other.

You can define the table of means to plot explicitly, by specifying its classifying factors using the `XFACTOR`

, `GROUPS`

, `TRELLISGROUPS`

and `PAGEGROUPS`

parameters. The `XFACTOR`

parameter defines the factor against whose levels the means are plotted. With a multi-way table, there will be a plot of means against the `XFACTOR`

levels for every combination of levels of the factors specified by the `GROUPS`

, `TRELLISGROUPS`

and `PAGEGROUPS`

parameters. The `GROUPS`

parameter specifies factors whose levels are to be included in a single window of the graph. So, for example, if you specify

`AUGRAPH [METHOD=line] XFACTOR=A; GROUPS=B`

`AUGRAPH`

will produce plot the means in a single window with factor `A`

on the x-axis, and a line for each level of the factor `B`

. You can set `GROUPS`

to a pointer to specify several factors to define groups. For example

`POINTER [VALUES=B,C] Groupfactors`

`AUGRAPH [METHOD=line] XFACTOR=A; GROUPS=Groupfactors`

to plot a line for every combination of the levels of factors `B`

and `C`

. Similarly, the `TRELLISGROUPS`

option can specify one or more factors to define a trellis plot. For example,

`AUGRAPH [METHOD=line] XFACTOR=A; GROUPS=B; TRELLISGROUPS=C`

will produce a plot for each level of `C`

, in a trellis arrangement; each plot will again have factor `A`

on the x-axis, and a line for each level of the factor `B`

. Likewise, the `PAGEGROUPS`

parameter can specify factors whose combinations of levels are to be plotted on different pages. So

`AUGRAPH [METHOD=line] XFACTOR=A; GROUPS=B; PAGEGROUPS=C`

will produce a plot for each level of `C`

, but now on separate pages. Multi-way tables can plotted even if the corresponding model term was not in the `ANOVA`

analysis. For example you can plot a two-way table even if the analysis contained only the main effects of the two factors; however, the lines will then all be parallel and no standard errors or LSDs can be included.

The `NEWXLEVELS`

parameter enables different levels to be supplied for `XFACTOR`

if the existing levels are unsuitable. If `XFACTOR`

has labels, these are used to label the x-axis unless you set option `XFREPRESENTATION=levels`

.

The `TITLE`

, `YTITLE`

and `XTITLE`

parameters can supply titles for the graph, the y-axis and the x-axis, respectively. The symbols, colours and line styles that are used in a high-resolution plot are usually set up by `AUGRAPH`

automatically. If you want to control these yourself, you should use the `PEN`

directive to define a pen with your preferred symbol, colour and line style, for each of the groups defined by combinations of the `GROUPS`

factors. The pen numbers should then be supplied to `AUGRAPH`

, in a variate with a value for each group, using the `PENS`

parameter.

The `YTRANSFORM`

option allows you to include additional axis markings, transformed onto another scale, on the right-hand side of the y-axis. Suppose, for example, suppose you have analysed a variate of percentages that have been transformed to logits. You might then set `YTRANSFORM=ilogit`

(the inverse-logit transformation) to include markings in percentages alongside the logits. The settings are the same as those of the `TRANSFORM`

parameter of `AXIS`

(which is used to add the markings). You can control the colours of the transformed marks and labels, by defining a pen with the required properties, and specifying it with the `PENYTRANSFORM`

option. Otherwise, the default is to plot them in blue.

When there are `GROUPS`

, the `KEYMETHOD`

controls whether to use the factor names with their labels (or levels for factors with no labels) or just the labels (or levels) in the key descriptions. The default is to use the names and the labels (or levels). Similarly, the `PLOTTITLEMETHOD`

specifies what to use for the titles of the plots when there are `TRELLISGROUPS`

, and the `PAGETITLEMETHOD`

specifies what to use for the titles of the plots when there are `PAGEGROUPS`

. You can set `KEYMETHOD=*`

to have no key at all.

The `USEAXES`

option allows you to control various aspects of the axes. First you need to use the `XAXIS`

and `YAXIS`

directives to define them for window 1. Then specify which of the aspects of the axes in window 1 are to be used by `DTABLE`

, by specifying `USEAXES`

with the following settings:

`limits`

y- and x-axis limits (`LOWER`

and `UPPER`

parameters);

`marks`

location and labelling of the tick marks (`MARKS`

, `LABELS`

, `LDIRECTION`

, `LROTATION`

, `DECIMALS`

, `DREPRESENTATION`

, and `VREPRESENTATION`

parameters);

`mpositions`

positions of the tick marks (`MPOSITION`

parameter);

`mlower%`

how large a margin to set between the lowest x and y values and the lower values of their axes, expressed as a percentage of the range of their values, if not set explicitly by the axis limits (`MLOWER%`

parameter);

`mupper%`

how large how large a margin to set between the highest x and y values and the upper values of their axes, expressed as a percentage of the range of their values, if not set explicitly by the axis limits (`MUPPER%`

parameter); and

`nsubticks`

number of subticks per interval (`NSUBTICKS`

parameter).

By default none are used.

Options: `GRAPHICS`

, `METHOD`

, `XFREPRESENTATION`

, `PSE`

, `COMBINATIONS`

, `ADJUSTMENT`

, `LSDLEVEL`

, `DFSPLINE`

, `YTRANSFORM`

, `PENYTRANSFORM`

, `KEYMETHOD`

, PLOTTITLEMETHOD, `PAGETITLEMETHOD`

, `USEAXES`

, `SAVE`

.

Parameters: `XFACTOR`

, `GROUPS`

, `TRELLISGROUPS`

, `PAGEGROUPS`

, `NEWXLEVELS`

, `TITLE`

, `YTITLE`

, `XTITLE`

, `PENS`

.

### See also

Procedures: `AUNBALANCED`

, `AUDISPLAY`

, `AUPREDICT`

, `AUMCOMPARISON`

, `AUKEEP`

, `RGRAPH`

, `VGRAPH`

.

Commands for: Analysis of variance.

### Example

CAPTION 'AUGRAPH example',\ 'Data from Genstat 5 Release 1 Reference Manual, page 340.';\ STYLE=meta,plain FACTOR [NVALUES=36; LEVELS=3; VALUES=12(1...3)] Block FACTOR [NVALUES=36; LABELS=!t(baresoil,emerald,emergo)] Leachate & [LABELS=!t('1','1/4','1/16','1/64')] Dilution VARIATE [NVALUES=36] Nhatch,Nnohatch READ Leachate,Dilution,Nhatch,Nnohatch 1 2 109 318 3 4 54 350 3 1 * 415 2 2 783 212 3 3 652 1375 2 4 490 816 1 3 95 1219 2 1 1012 66 1 4 166 943 3 2 1059 313 1 1 257 1006 2 3 1058 234 2 4 507 1119 1 2 194 840 1 3 175 1707 1 1 326 609 3 4 142 980 2 3 286 230 3 2 546 313 2 2 * 301 2 1 2471 112 3 3 76 489 1 4 208 503 3 1 * 325 1 1 322 913 1 2 255 2246 3 2 1774 1446 2 2 999 193 2 4 388 1836 3 4 221 1800 1 3 220 1902 2 1 2821 187 3 1 1486 463 3 3 717 1473 1 4 143 941 2 3 968 550 : CALCULATE Logit%h = LOG(Nhatch/Nnohatch) BLOCKSTRUCTURE Block TREATMENTSTRUCTURE Leachate*Dilution AUNBALANCED Logit%h AUGRAPH