# score confidence interval for the relative risk in a 2x2 table

### Description

score confidence interval for the relative risk in a 2x2 table

### Usage

1 | ```
riskscoreci(x1, n1, x2, n2, conf.level)
``` |

### Arguments

`x1` |
number of successes in sample 1 |

`n1` |
sample size in sample 1 |

`x2` |
number of successes in sample 2 |

`n2` |
sample size in sample 2 |

`conf.level` |
confidence coefficient |

### Value

A list with class '"htest"' containing the following components:

`conf.int ` |
a confidence interval for the difference in proportions. |

### References

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Koopman PAR. (1985) Confidence limits for the ratio of two binomial
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Miettinen OS, Nurminen M. (1985) Comparative analysis of two
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Nurminen, M. (1986) Analysis of trends in proportions with an ordinally
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Agresti, A. (2002) Categorical Data Analysis. Wiley, 2nd Edition.