Cohen’s d Calculator: A Quick And Easy Method

Below is the Cohen’s d calculator. Simply enter the groups mean and standard deviation values into the calculator, click the calculate button and Cohen’s d values will be created for you.

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How the calculator works

The formula for the Cohen’s d calculator can be seen below. Briefly, it is the mean difference between two groups, divided by the pooled standard deviation (SD).

Cohen's d formulaWhere the pooled SD is calculated as:

Pooled standard deviation formula

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