DescrTab2: Publication Quality Descriptive Statistics Tables

Provides functions to create descriptive statistics tables for continuous and categorical variables. By default, summary statistics such as mean, standard deviation, quantiles, minimum and maximum for continuous variables and relative and absolute frequencies for categorical variables are calculated. 'DescrTab2' features a sophisticated algorithm to choose appropriate test statistics for your data and provides p-values. On top of this, confidence intervals for group differences of appropriated summary measures are automatically produces for two-group comparison. Tables generated by 'DescrTab2' can be integrated in a variety of document formats, including .html, .tex and .docx documents. 'DescrTab2' also allows printing tables to console and saving table objects for later use.

Version: 2.1.16
Depends: R (≥ 4.0.0)
Imports: stats, utils, nlme, exact2x2, DescTools, dplyr, rlang, tibble, stringr, forcats, magrittr, scales, cli, kableExtra, flextable (≥ 0.6.6), officer, knitr, rmarkdown, haven, Hmisc
Suggests: testthat, covr, tidyverse, here, shiny, Exact
Published: 2022-09-06
DOI: 10.32614/CRAN.package.DescrTab2
Author: Jan Meis ORCID iD [aut, cre], Lukas Baumann ORCID iD [aut], Maximilian Pilz ORCID iD [aut], Lukas Sauer ORCID iD [aut], Lorenz Uhlmann [ctb], Csilla van Lunteren [ctb]
Maintainer: Jan Meis <meis at>
License: GPL (≥ 3)
Copyright: This package contains codes copyrighted by third parites. See file COPYRIGHTS for details.
DescrTab2 copyright details
NeedsCompilation: no
Materials: README NEWS
CRAN checks: DescrTab2 results


Reference manual: DescrTab2.pdf
Vignettes: Usage guidance
Test choice tree
Comparison with other software
Validation statement
Maintenance guidance


Package source: DescrTab2_2.1.16.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): DescrTab2_2.1.16.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): DescrTab2_2.1.16.tgz, r-release (x86_64): DescrTab2_2.1.16.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): DescrTab2_2.1.16.tgz
Old sources: DescrTab2 archive


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