IBM SPSS Statistics Comparison

IBM SPSS Statistics puts the power of advanced statistical analysis in your hands. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced statistician, its comprehensive set of tools will meet your needs.

Features IBM SPSS Statistics Standard IBM SPSS Statistics Professional IBM SPSS Statistics Premium
Core statistical and graphics capabilities to take standard analtyic projects from start to finish X X X
Seamless integration with R, Python and other environments to easily and effectively expand statistical capabilities and programmability X X X
Advanced statistical procedures, including GLM, GLMM, HLM, GENLIN & GEE, to more accurately identify and analyze complex relationships X X X
Nonlinear regression, including MLR, Binary Logistic Regression, NLR, CNLR & Probit Analysis, to improve the accuracy of predictions X X X
Customized tables to analyze and report on numerical and categorical data (not available in Statisitcs Standard Edition for Academia) X X X
High-end charts, graphs and mapping capabilities to aid analysis and reporting X X X
Missing value analysis (with imputation) to address issues of "dirty data" for more complete analysis and better decision-making   X X
Advanced data preparation to identify anomolies and the other data that can skew results   X X
Decision trees to better identify groups, discover relationships between groups, and predict future events.   X X
Forecasting to predict trends and build expert time-series forecasts quickly and easily   X X
Categories to obtain clear insight into complex categorical and numeric data, as well as high-dimensional data.   X X
Structural Equation Modeling to test hypotheses and confirm relationships among observed and latent variables     X
Bootstrapping to test the stability and reliabilty of predictive models     X
Advanced sampling assessment and testing procedures     X
High-end charts and graphs to aid analysis and reporting.     X
Direct marketing and product decision-making procedures to identify best customers and the product attributes that appeal to them     X
Add Statistics Server to this package and realize dramatically faster performance, improved productivity and powerful automation X X X