MortalityLaws: Parametric Mortality Models, Life Tables and HMD
Version 1.6.0

Fit the most popular human mortality 'laws', and construct full and abridge life tables given various input indices. A mortality law is a parametric function that describes the dying-out process of individuals in a population during a significant portion of their life spans. For a comprehensive review of the most important mortality laws see Tabeau (2001) . An elegant function for downloading data from Human Mortality Database is provided as well.

Package details

AuthorMarius D. Pascariu [aut, cre, cph] (<https://orcid.org/0000-0002-2568-6489>), Vladimir Canudas-Romo [ctb]
Date of publication2018-08-31 12:00:03 UTC
MaintainerMarius D. Pascariu <[email protected]>
LicenseGPL-3
Version1.6.0
URL https://github.com/mpascariu/MortalityLaws
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MortalityLaws documentation built on Aug. 31, 2018, 5:03 p.m.