Section author: Jonas Rafi

t-test: Paired samples

How to perform a paired samples t-test in jamovi:
  1. You need two continuous continuous variables, with each row representing a subject. i.e. the pair of values taken from each row represent paired measurements.
    A correct setup should look similar to this:


  2. Select AnalysesT-TestsPaired Samples T-Test.


  3. Drag and drop your two variables to Paired Variables (You can drag these one at a time, or select both variables in a pair by holding down the Ctrl key while clicking on each, before dragging them across).


  4. 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 11.5 of the e-book by Danielle J. Navarro and David R. Foxcroft.