Section author: Jonas Rafi

t-test: One sample

How to perform a one-sample t-test in jamovi:
  1. You need one continuous continuous variable and a mean to test against (typically the mean being tested is zero).
    A correct setup should look similar to this:


  2. Select AnalysesT-TestsOne Sample T-Test.


  3. Drag and drop your dependent variable to Dependent Variables.


  4. Locate the section Hypothesis further down, this is where you enter the mean you want to test against.


  5. The result is shown in the right panel.


Further help from the community resources

This video by Barton Poulson provides a more comprehensive introduction into this test.
For those, aiming to stretch even further to an in-depth introduction, you can read the respective section in the “Learning statistics with jamovi” web documentation or chapter 11.2 of the e-book by Danielle J. Navarro and David R. Foxcroft.