demography: Forecasting mortality, fertility, migration and population data

Functions for demographic analysis including lifetable calculations; Lee-Carter modelling; functional data analysis of mortality rates, fertility rates, net migration numbers; and stochastic population forecasting.

AuthorRob J Hyndman with contributions from Heather Booth, Leonie Tickle and John Maindonald.
Date of publication2014-09-15 07:36:25
MaintainerRob J Hyndman <Rob.Hyndman@monash.edu>
LicenseGPL (>= 2)
Version1.18
http://robjhyndman.com/software/demography/

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Man pages

ausfert: Australian fertility data

coherentfdm: Coherent functional demographic model for grouped data

combine.demogdata: Combine two demogdata objects into one demogdata object

compare.demogdata: Evaluation of demographic forecast accuracy

demogdata: Create demogdata object from raw data matrices

demography-package: Forecasting mortality and fertility data

extract.ages: Extract some ages from a demogdata object

extract.years: Extract some years from a demogdata object

fdm: Functional demographic model

forecast.fdm: Forecast functional demographic model.

forecast.fdmpr: Forecast coherent functional demographic model.

forecast.lca: Forecast demogdata data using Lee-Carter method.

fr.mort: French mortality data

hmd: Read demographic data from the Human Mortality Database

isfe: Integrated Squared Forecast Error for models of various...

lca: Model mortality or fertility data using Lee-Carter approach

life.expectancy: Estimate life expectancy from mortality rates

lifetable: Construct lifetables from mortality rates

mean.demogdata: Mean and median functions for data of class demogdata

median: Median

migration: Calculate net migration from mortality and fertility data

models: Show model information for the forecast coefficients in FDM...

monotonic: Monotonic interpolating splines

plot.demogdata: Plot age-specific demographic functions

plot.errorfdm: Plot differences between actuals and estimates from fitted...

plot.fmforecast: Plot forecasts from a functional demographic modell

plot.lifetable: Plot life expectancy from lifetable

pop.sim: Population simulation

read.demogdata: Read demographic data and construct demogdata object

residuals.fmm: Compute residuals and fitted values from functional...

set.upperage: Combine the upperages of a demogdata object.

sex.ratio: Compute sex ratios from mortality rates

simulate.fmforecast: Simulate future sample paths from functional demographic...

smooth.demogdata: Create smooth demogdata functions

summary.fdm: Summary for functional demographic model or Lee-Carter model

tfr: Compute total fertility rate from fertility rates

update: Updating functional demographic models and coherent...

Files in this package

demography
demography/NAMESPACE
demography/data
demography/data/frsm.rda
demography/data/ausfert.rda
demography/data/datalist
demography/data/france.rda
demography/R
demography/R/hmd.R demography/R/fertility.R demography/R/fdm.R demography/R/lifetable.R demography/R/demogdata.R demography/R/update.R demography/R/monotonic.R demography/R/smooth.R demography/R/lca.R demography/R/simulate.R demography/R/coherent.R demography/R/netmigration.R demography/R/attach.R demography/R/robust.R
demography/README.md
demography/MD5
demography/DESCRIPTION
demography/ChangeLog
demography/man
demography/man/plot.demogdata.Rd demography/man/forecast.fdm.Rd demography/man/models.Rd demography/man/coherentfdm.Rd demography/man/sex.ratio.Rd demography/man/fr.mort.Rd demography/man/smooth.demogdata.Rd demography/man/pop.sim.Rd demography/man/forecast.fdmpr.Rd demography/man/extract.ages.Rd demography/man/set.upperage.Rd demography/man/update.Rd demography/man/mean.demogdata.Rd demography/man/extract.years.Rd demography/man/ausfert.Rd demography/man/forecast.lca.Rd demography/man/simulate.fmforecast.Rd demography/man/demography-package.Rd demography/man/fdm.Rd demography/man/median.Rd demography/man/hmd.Rd demography/man/summary.fdm.Rd demography/man/combine.demogdata.Rd demography/man/residuals.fmm.Rd demography/man/demogdata.Rd demography/man/migration.Rd demography/man/monotonic.Rd demography/man/tfr.Rd demography/man/life.expectancy.Rd demography/man/lca.Rd demography/man/plot.errorfdm.Rd demography/man/lifetable.Rd demography/man/read.demogdata.Rd demography/man/compare.demogdata.Rd demography/man/plot.lifetable.Rd demography/man/plot.fmforecast.Rd demography/man/isfe.Rd

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