Into the tidyverse: dplyr

The dplyr package offers alternatives to base R functions.

I completed an introductory course in using R for statistical analysis. The instructions were in the underlying base functions in R (base R).

This article compares the code for data manipulation, using dplyr and base R. This article only covers basic tasks.

Data management and manipulation

Introductory courses ask students to undertake simple manipulate of data frames. These courses may use…