This article is about R programming, it’s importance, who uses it and why it’s popular among statisticians.
Have you taken a statistic course during college?
If yes, then you might have heard about R Programming.
If not, then now you’ll get to know more about it.
R is an open source programming language for statistical computing and graphics. It is supported by R Foundation for Statistical Computing. Today, the R language is popular among statisticians, data science as a statistical, data analysis and data science tool.
R has a great eco-system for data manipulation, calculation, and graphical visualizations. It includes:
The companies like social media to search engine giants uses R.
R has been widely used in industry. It’s become more popular every year.
R has CRAN
It’s one stopper package management system called CRAN (Comprehensive R Archive Network). It provides eco-system for R packages to make your work easier.
Beside this, R has lots of things you need to work with data. The R ecosystem is changing with expansion of data science field. In general, R language has contributed to its value as a programming language and as a data analysis environment.
If you want to work with data science, R can be your best tool to get started.