CATEGORICAL DATA By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 The data of counts as opposed to measurements such as religion. Also called nominal data. CATEGORICAL DATA: "The categorical data put people into religous groups." Related Psychology Terms CATEGORICAL DATA SECULAR EXTRINSIC RELIGION CATEGORICAL DATA ANALYSIS PSYCHOPHYSIOLOGICAL ASSESSMENT KATZ INDEX OF ACTIVITIES OF DAILY LIVING L DATA Q DATA ARCHIVAL RESEARCH BOTTOM-UP PROCESSING Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "CATEGORICAL DATA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/categorical-data-2/ (accessed December 11, 2019).