PropCIs-package: Confidence intervals for single, paired and independent...

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Computes confidence intervals for single proportions as well as for differences in dependent and independent proportions, the odds-ratio and the relative risk in a 2x2 table. Intervals are available for independent samples and matched pairs. The functions are partly written by assistants of Alan Agresti, see website


Package: PropCIs
Type: Package
Version: 0.3-0
Date: 2018-02-22
License: GPL=2
LazyLoad: yes


Ralph Scherer

Maintainer: Ralph Scherer <>


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