How to find correlation between continuous variable and Categorical (Ordinal) variables


#1

I want to find the correlation between continuous and categorical (ordinal) variables…

Kindly help.


#2

Hi @karthe1
Spearman’s rank correlation technique is suitable for continuous and categorical(ordinal) variable .

Thanks

Amar


#3

Thank you Amar.

I also heard about Polyserial correlation which can be used between ordinal and numeric variables.


#4

no . it is not… if you don’t know the correct answer , pl respond with wrong one.


#5

its not correct
Spearman’s rank correlation technique is suitable for continuous and categorical(ordinal) variable .

What is the correct answer ?