Provided in this article is an algorithm and code for computing exact critical values (or percentiles) for Friedman’s nonparametric rank test for k related treatment populations using Visual Basic (VB.NET). This program has the ability to calculate critical values for any number of treatment populations ( k ) and block sizes (b) at any significance level (α ) . We developed an exact critical value table for k = 2(1)5 and b = 2(1)15. This table will be useful to practitioners since it is not available in standard nonparametric statistics texts. The program can also be used to compute any other critical values.
Bagui, Sikha and Bagui, Sbuhash
"JMASM17: An Algorithm And Code For Computing Exact Critical Values For Friedman’s Nonparametric ANOVA,"
Journal of Modern Applied Statistical Methods:
1, Article 28.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.wayne.edu/jmasm/vol4/iss1/28