kurt {COINr} | R Documentation |

## Calculate kurtosis

### Description

Calculates kurtosis of the values of a numeric vector. This uses the same definition of kurtosis as
as the "kurtosis()" function in the e1071 package, where `type == 2`

, which is equivalent to the definition of kurtosis used in Excel.

### Usage

```
kurt(x, na.rm = FALSE)
```

### Arguments

`x` |
A numeric vector. |

`na.rm` |
Set |

### Value

A kurtosis value (scalar).

### Examples

```
x <- runif(20)
kurt(x)
```

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*COINr*version 1.1.14 Index]