# How do you present Kruskal Wallis results?

## How do you present Kruskal Wallis results?

Kruskal-Wallis test results should be reported with an H statistic, degrees of freedom and the P value; thus H (3) = 8.17, P = . 013. Please note that the H and P are capitalized and italicized as required by most Referencing styles.

## How would you describe the Kruskal-Wallis test?

The Kruskal-Wallis H test (sometimes also called the “one-way ANOVA on ranks”) is a rank-based nonparametric test that can be used to determine if there are statistically significant differences between two or more groups of an independent variable on a continuous or ordinal dependent variable.

**What is the minimum sample size for Kruskal-Wallis test?**

Sample size – each group must have a sample size of 5 or more.

### What is the null hypothesis for Kruskal-Wallis test?

In this test the null hypothesis is that the medians of each group are the same, meaning that all groups come from the same distribution. The alternative hypothesis is that at least one of the groups has a different median, meaning at least one comes from a different distribution than the others.

### Is Kruskal-Wallis parametric?

The Kruskal–Wallis test by ranks, Kruskal–Wallis H test (named after William Kruskal and W. Allen Wallis), or one-way ANOVA on ranks is a non-parametric method for testing whether samples originate from the same distribution. It is used for comparing two or more independent samples of equal or different sample sizes.

**How do you conclude the Kruskal-Wallis test?**

Summary. Kruskal-Wallis can only tell us if the groups originate from the same distribution. If we reject the null hypothesis, we can only conclude that one or more of the groups has a different median (comes from a different distribution). The test cannot tell us which groups originate from a different distribution.

## How many samples are in Kruskal-Wallis?

The data contain 10–12 groups and the sample size for each group is at least 20.

## What are the null and alternative hypothesis of the Kruskal-Wallis test?

The Kruskal–Wallis Non Parametric Hypothesis Test is to compare medians among k groups (k > 2). The null and alternative hypotheses for the Kruskal-Wallis test are as follows: Null Hypothesis H0: Population medians are equal. Alternative Hypothesis H1: Population medians are not all equal.