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Hyperbolic Secant Distribution

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- location parameter


Probability Density Function (PDF)

Hyperbolic Secant distribution PDF

Hyperbolic Secant Distribution Fitting

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Hyperbolic Secant Distribution Graphs and Properties

EasyFit displays all graphs and properties of the Hyperbolic Secant distribution, presenting the results in an easy to read & understand manner. EasyFit calculates statistical moments (mean, variance etc.), quantiles, tail probabilities depending on the distribution parameters you specify.

Random Numbers from the Hyperbolic Secant Distribution

You can easily generate random numbers from the Hyperbolic Secant distribution in a variety of ways:

  • directly from EasyFit
  • in Excel sheets using the worksheet functions provided by EasyFitXL
  • in your VBA applications using the EasyFitXL library

Excel Worksheet and VBA Functions

EasyFitXL enables you to use the following functions in your Excel sheets and VBA applications:

Function Name
HypersecantPdf Probability Density Function
HypersecantCdf Cumulative Distribution Function
HypersecantHaz Hazard Function
HypersecantInv Inverse CDF (Quantile Function)
HypersecantRand Random Numbers
HypersecantMean Mean
HypersecantVar Variance
HypersecantStdev Standard Deviation

Learn more: EasyFit Help on the Hyperbolic Secant distribution