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Conditional density plot

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Conditional density plot
This is a type of conditional plot where the distribution of a categorical variable is shown to change over the values of a continuous variables. In the example, the distribution of the variable indicating the distribution of the treatment outcome (for an arthritis blind trial conducted in 1988) is plotted against age.
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Source:
Michael Friendly (2000), Visualizing Categorical Data: http://www.math.yorku.ca/SCS/Courses/VCD/ (Visualisation information web site)
http://addictedtor.free.fr/graphiques/RGraphGallery.php?graph=120
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