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WinBUGS is described as 'is statistical software for Bayesian analysis using Markov chain Monte Carlo (MCMC) methods. It is based on the BUGS (Bayesian inference Using Gibbs Sampling). It runs under Microsoft Windows, though it can also be run on Linux using Wine' and is a statistical analyzer in the development category. There are more than 10 alternatives to WinBUGS for Windows, Linux, Mac, Xfce and BSD. The best alternative is R (programming language), which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like WinBUGS are RStudio, PSPP, RKWard and Minitab.

WinBUGS alternatives are mainly Statistical Analyzers but may also be Programming Languages. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of WinBUGS.
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  1. R (programming language) icon

    R (programming language)

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    95 alternatives to R (programming language) 

    R is a free software environment for statistical computing and graphics. It is a GNU project which is similar to the S language and environment which was developed at Bell Laboratories (formerly AT&T, now Lucent Technologies) by John Chambers and colleagues. R can be consider.

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    1.  Support for scriptingR (programming language) supports scripts and macros to automate or customize tasks.
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    RStudio

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    52 alternatives to RStudio 

    RStudio™ is an integrated development environment (IDE) for R. RStudio combines an intuitive user interface with powerful coding tools to help you get the most out of R.

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    1.  Syntax HighlightingRStudio supports syntax highlighting for various programming and markup languages.
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    PSPP

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    36 alternatives to PSPP 

    PSPP is a free software application for analysis of sampled data. It has a graphical user interface and conventional command line interface. It is written in C, uses GNU Scientific Library for its mathematical routines, and plotutils for generating graphs.

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    RKWard

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    31 alternatives to RKWard 

    RKWard is an easy to use, transparent frontend to the R programming language, a very powerful, yet hard-to-get-into scripting-language with a strong focus on statistic functions. RKWard tries to combine the power of the R-language with the ease of use of commercial statistical...

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    Minitab

    52 alternatives to Minitab 

    Minitab is a statistical software for analyzing data in Lean Six Sigma quality and process improvement projects, and in statistics education.

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    1.  No Coding RequiredMinitab can be used without an coding or programming skills.
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      Regression and ANOVA


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      STATISTICA

      • Windows
      34 alternatives to STATISTICA 

      STATISTICA is a tried and true analytics platform with more than two decades of history in delivering successful business results for our customers, a global user base of more than 600,000 users.

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      Deducer

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      28 alternatives to Deducer 

      Deducer is designed to be a free easy to use alternative to proprietary data analysis software such as SPSS, JMP, and Minitab. It has a menu system to do common data manipulation and analysis tasks, and an excel-like spreadsheet in which to view and edit data frames.

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      SOFA Statistics

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      34 alternatives to SOFA Statistics 

      SOFA Statistics is an open-source statistical package, with an emphasis on ease of use, learn as you go, and beautiful output. The name stands for Statistics Open For All. It has a graphical user interface and can connect directly to MySQL, SQLite, MS Access, and MS SQL Server.

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      gretl

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      21 alternatives to gretl 

      Is a cross-platform software package for econometric analysis, written in the C programming language that can import SPSS data files.

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      Stata

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      37 alternatives to Stata 

      Data Analysis and Statistical Software for Professionals.

      Stata is a complete, integrated statistical package that provides everything you need for data analysis, data management, and graphics. Stata is not sold in pieces, which means you get everything you need in one package.

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