#### Variable transformation, Recoding variables using spss

Variable transformation using spss is procedure to convert a variable into anathoer type variable. This procedure is mainly used for creating categorical variable from a continuous variable.

**What do we mean by categorize variables?**

Categorical data indicates the group data.

**Variable transformation using spss**

- At first we have to go the “Menu bar” and click on-

“Transform”→”Record into different variable or Record into same variable”

- If we select “Record into different variable” , there create a new categorical variable.
- If we select “Record into same variable”, the new variable replace old variable.

so , “Record into different variable”

Go to transform |

Recode into different variable |

Old and new value selection |

Adding new values |

Adding value labels |

### Variable transfomation using spss (result)

variable view |

data view with new variable |

How to analyze data using SPSS (for beginners)-part 1

How to analyze data using SPSS (part-2), how to input data in SPSS

How to analyze data using SPSS (part-3), how to import data in SPSS from excel file

__How to analyze data using SPSS (part-4), how to sort data in SPSS__

__How to analyze data using SPSS ( part-5) how to merge file in SPSS?__

How to analyze data using SPSS ( part-6), how to merge file in SPSS

How to analyze data using SPSS (part-7), Finding missing values, Replacing missing values, Coding missing values in SPSS

How to analyze data using SPSS (part-8), variable transformation, Recoding variables in spssUnivariate Analysis (data analysis using spss part-9)

Bivariate analysis| How to analyze data using spss (part-10)

Normality check| how to analyze data using spss (part-11)