win {asbio} | R Documentation |

## Winsorize data

### Description

Winsorizes the proportion of ordered data given by `lambda`

from each tail.

### Usage

```
win(x, lambda = 0.2)
```

### Arguments

`x` |
A vector of data. |

`lambda` |
A proportion from 0-1 giving the amount of data to be Winsorized in each tail of an ordered dataset. |

### Details

In Winsorization we we replace responses that are not in the central `1 - 2\lambda`

part of an ordered sample with the minimum and maximum responses of the central part of the sample.

### Value

Returns Winsorized data.

### Author(s)

Ken Aho

### References

Wilcox, R. R. (2005) *Introduction to Robust Estimation and Hypothesis Testing, Second
Edition*. Elsevier, Burlington, MA.

### Examples

```
x<-c(2,1,4,5,6,2.4,7,2.2,.002,15,17,.001)
win(x)
```

[Package

*asbio*version 1.9-7 Index]