cumsum {base}R Documentation

Cumulative Sums, Products, and Extremes

Description

Returns a vector whose elements are the cumulative sums, products, minima or maxima of the elements of the argument.

Usage

cumsum(x)
cumprod(x)
cummax(x)
cummin(x)

Arguments

x a numeric object.

Details

An NA value in x causes the corresponding and following elements of the return value to be NA.

These are generic functions: methods can be defined for them individually or via the Math group generic.

References

Becker, R. A., Chambers, J. M. and Wilks, A. R. (1988) The New S Language. Wadsworth & Brooks/Cole. (cumsum only.)

Examples

cumsum(1:10)
cumprod(1:10)
cummin(c(3:1, 2:0, 4:2))
cummax(c(3:1, 2:0, 4:2))

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