Methods and formulas for Discover Best Model (Binary Response)


This command is available with the Predictive Analytics Module. Click here for more information about how to activate the module.

To compare the model types, Minitab Statistical Software produces several models according to the specifications in the analysis and finds the model with the best value of the accuracy criterion for the analysis, such as the minimum average –loglikelihood.

For details on the methods and formulas for a type of model, go to the corresponding model type:


The methods and formulas for Fit Binary Logistic Model do not include calculations for minimum average –loglikelihood or for misclassification rate. For these formulas, go to Methods and formulas for the model summary in Fit Model and Discover Key Predictors with TreeNet® Classification.