# NTMULTICOVARP

Returns mean vector and covariance matrix

## Syntax

**NTMULTICOVARP**(

*Data set,**Calc mean*

)

#### Parameters

is a set of series of variables.**Data set**is a logical value that determines means of each variables are computed or not.**Calc mean**

## Remarks

## Example

- The example may be easier to understand if you copy it to a blank worksheet

How to copy an example

- Create a blank workbook or worksheet.
- Select the example in the Help topic.
**Note**Do not select the row or column headers.Selecting an example from Help

- Press CTRL+C.
- In the worksheet, select cell A1, and press CTRL+V.
- To switch between viewing the results and viewing the formulas that return the results, press CTRL+` (grave accent), or on the
**Tools**menu, point to**Formula Auditing**, and then click**Formula Auditing Mode**.

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A B C D 1st.series 2nd.series 3rd.series Description 0.07 0.312 0.137 -0.05 -0.271 -0.077 -0.0123 0.312 0.0175 0.0323 -0.272 0.043 0.205 0.307 -0.0018 -0.185 -0.267 0.062 -0.331 -0.187 0.112 0.351 0.227 -0.051 0.061 -0.026 -0.068 -0.041 0.066 0.128 Formula Description (Result) =NTMULTICOVARP(A2:C11,TRUE) Mean vector (A13:C13) and covariance matrix (A14:C16) Note The formula in the example must be entered as an array formula. After copying the example to a blank worksheet, select the range A13:C16 starting with the formula cell. Press F2, and then press CTRL+SHIFT+ENTER.

- Download sample excel sheet

## See also

- NTCOR2COV
- NTCOV2COR
- NTMULTICORREL
- Why I always see the same result even if I input formula into multiple cell?