Overview for Difference

Use Difference to calculate the differences between values in time series data and store them in a new column. You can use the column of differences to create custom analyses and plots. Differences can help you eliminate trends and seasonality.

Where to find this analysis

  • Mac: Statistics > Time Series > Difference
  • PC: STATISTICS > Graphs and Calculations > Difference

When to use an alternate analysis

If you want to create a duplicate column of data and shift it down by a specified number of rows, use Lag.

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