Want some data that look a certain way or have certain stats, but don't have the time to look for a suitable data set or write a program to simulate it? Just click in the scatter plot below to add points. When you're happy, you can copy and paste the table, or save it to a .csv file. You can change the variable names and ranges and click "Reset Chart" to start again.

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Data table


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