Accord.Statistics (in Accord.Statistics.dll) Version: 3.8.0
public enum CodificationVariable
Public Enumeration CodificationVariable
The variable should be codified as an ordinal variable, meaning they will be
translated to symbols 0, 1, 2, ... n, where n is the total number of distinct
symbols this variable can assume. This is the default encoding in the
This variable should be codified as a 1-of-n vector by creating
one column for each symbol this variable can assume, and marking
the column corresponding to the current symbol as 1 and the rest
This variable should be codified as a 1-of-(n-1) vector by creating
one column for each symbol this variable can assume, except the
first. This is the same as as Categorical,
but the first symbol is handled as a baseline (and should be indicated by
a zero in every column).
This variable is continuous and should be not be codified.
This variable is discrete and should be not be codified.