MLTobs: Background objects necessary for certain functions

Description Usage Format References


This data set contains objects that are necessary for certain package functions and are described in detail below





S. Clark and D. Sharrow (2011) "Contemporary Model Life Tables for Developed Countries: An Application of Model-Based Clustering." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Population Association of America.

C. Fraley and A. E. Raftery (2002) "Model-based clustering, discriminant analysis, and density estimation." Journal of the American Statistical Association 97:611-631.

C. Fraley, A. E. Raftery, T. B. Murphy, L. Scrucca (2012) "mclust Version 4 for R: Normal Mixture Modeling for Model-Based Clustering, Classification, and Density Estimation", Technical Report no. 597, Department of Statistics, University of Washington

Human Mortality Database University of California, Berkeley (USA), and Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research (Germany). Available at or (data downloaded February 2015).

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