Crosstabs and Measures of Association

 

To run a bivariate table in SPSS:

            From the Analyze pull down menu

                        Select Descriptive Statistics

                                    Select Crosstabs

 

Highlight and Click the arrow to move the dependent variable into the Rows box

                                               

Highlight and Click the arrow to move the independent variable into the Columns box

 

                        To have SPSS add percents to your table

                                    Click the Cells box

Select the information that you would like SPSS to add to the cells of your table

Column percents most helpful in establishing whether two variables are related

 

To have SPSS calculate various statistics

                                    Click the Statistics box

                                                Select the statistics you would like SPSS to calculate for you