Take a character vector of percentages (e.g. "50%") and convert it to a numeric vector (e.g. 0.5).

sanitizePercent(object, ...)

Arguments

object

Object.

...

Additional arguments.

Value

Modified object. All percentage strings containing "%" (e.g. "50%") are converted to numeric proportions (e.g. 0.5).

Intended usage

This function is designed primarily to sanitize data imported from Microsoft Excel.

Examples

class(sanitizePercent)
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