HMDHFDplus: Read HMD and HFD Data from the Web

Utilities for reading data from the Human Mortality Database (<>), Human Fertility Database (<>), and similar databases from the web or locally into an R session as data.frame objects. These are the two most widely used sources of demographic data to study basic demographic change, trends, and develop new demographic methods. Other supported databases at this time include the Human Fertility Collection (<>), The Japanese Mortality Database (<>), and the Canadian Human Mortality Database (<>). Arguments and data are standardized.

Install the latest version of this package by entering the following in R:
AuthorTim Riffe, Carl Boe, Josh Goldstein
Date of publication2015-09-20 08:01:02
MaintainerTim Riffe <>

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age2int Man page
getCHMDprovinces Man page
getHFCcountries Man page
getHFDcountries Man page
getHFDdate Man page
getHFDitemavail Man page
getHMDcountries Man page
getJMDprefectures Man page
HFCparse Man page
HFDparse Man page
HMDparse Man page
readCHMDweb Man page
readHFCweb Man page
readHFD Man page
readHFDweb Man page
readHMD Man page
readHMDweb Man page
readJMDweb Man page
userInput Man page

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