This paper provides a simple interpretation of the coefficients of skewness and kurtosis of points in a correspondence plot. It helps to provide further information on the configuration of the coordinates and adds to that already provided by the first two moments which have helped to form the foundations of the mathematical development of correspondence analysis.
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