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Hierarchical Clustering

Produce nested sets of clusters

Hierarchical clustering groups data into a multilevel cluster tree or dendrogram. If your data is hierarchical, this technique can help you choose the level of clustering that is most appropriate for your application.


cluster Construct agglomerative clusters from linkages
clusterdata Agglomerative clusters from data
cophenet Cophenetic correlation coefficient
inconsistent Inconsistency coefficient
linkage Agglomerative hierarchical cluster tree
pdist Pairwise distance between pairs of objects
squareform Format distance matrix


Introduction to Cluster Analysis

Understand the basic types of cluster analysis.

Hierarchical Clustering

Group data into a multilevel hierarchy of clusters.

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