Your organization, a life insurance company, wishes to analyze data from a heart health study to determine how to structure life insurance policies for individuals deemed at high risk for premature death. You are tasked with developing a better understanding of the variables in the data set containing research on heart conditions. Management wants you to explore this data set to determine if the data is suitable for use in the next phase of their upcoming analytics project.
Use SAS University Edition to conduct these statistical tasks:
- Data exploration
- Summary statistics
- Distribution analysis
- Table analysis
- Statistical tasks are located under Tasks and Utilities > Tasks > Statistics.
- The data set can be found in Libraries > SASHELP > HEART.
Submit an analysis of each variable in the data set. Include any tables, histograms, or scatterplot graphs necessary to support your analysis. Also, include a recommendation as to the suitability of this data set for meeting your organizationâ€™s business goal.
The final analysis report must meet the following requirements:
- Be 4-6 pages in length, not including the cover and references pages.