# Vectors of Univariate Sample Statistics

`Descriptives.Rd`

`Descriptives(x)`

gives a vector of sample statistics
for use in `codebook`

.

## Usage

```
Descriptives(x,...)
# S4 method for class 'atomic'
Descriptives(x, weights = NULL, ...)
# S4 method for class 'item.vector'
Descriptives(x, weights = NULL, ...)
```

## Value

A numeric vector of sample statistics, containing the range, the mean, the standard deviation, the skewness and the (excess) kurtosis.

## Examples

```
x <- rnorm(100)
Descriptives(x)
#> Min Max Mean Std.Dev. Skewness Kurtosis
#> -2.6123343 2.7554176 0.0707892 1.0456374 -0.2090662 0.3081869
```