fit_distr: Fit distribution to data

Description Usage Arguments Value Examples

View source: R/distributions.R

Description

Wrapper to fit a distribution to data. Currently implemented distributions are the exponential distribution (exp), the gamma distribution (gamma) and the von Mises distribution (vonmises).

Usage

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fit_distr(x, dist_name, na.rm = TRUE)

Arguments

x

[numeric(>1)]
The observed data.

dist_name

[character(1)]{"exp", "gamma", "unif", "vonmises"}
The name of the distribution.

na.rm

[logical(1)=TRUE]
Indicating whether NA should be removed before fitting the distribution.

Value

An amt_distr object, which consists of a list with the name of the distribution and its parameters (saved in params).

Examples

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set.seed(123)
dat <- rexp(1e3, 2)
fit_distr(dat, "exp")

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