CANONICAL CORRELATION

in statistics, refers to the correlation which exists between variables as expressed in a linear combination. In multiple correlation, it makes use of a correlation coefficient in order to quantify the relationship between the linear combination in one set of variables and that of another set of variables.

CANONICAL CORRELATION: "Canonical correlation can be used in experimental studies which analyze the relationship between variables such as intelligence and performance."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "CANONICAL CORRELATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/canonical-correlation/ (accessed June 19, 2019).
SHARE