# tests/t-bootdistcens.R In fitdistrplus: Help to Fit of a Parametric Distribution to Non-Censored or Censored Data

```library(fitdistrplus)
nbboot <- 101
nbboot <- 10
visualize <- FALSE # TRUE for manual tests with visualization of results

# (1) Fit of a normal distribution to fluazinam data in log10
# followed by nonparametric bootstrap
#
data(fluazinam)
(d1 <-log10(fluazinam))
f1 <- fitdistcens(d1, "norm")
b1 <- bootdistcens(f1, niter = nbboot, silent=TRUE)
b1 <- bootdistcens(f1, niter = nbboot, silent=FALSE)

b1
summary(b1)
plot(b1)

# (3) Estimation of the standard deviation of a normal distribution
# by maximum likelihood with the mean fixed at 0.1 using the argument fix.arg
# followed by nonparametric bootstrap
#
f1b <- fitdistcens(d1, "norm", start=list(sd=1.5), fix.arg=list(mean=0.1))
b1b <- bootdistcens(f1b, niter=nbboot)

summary(b1b)
plot(b1b)

# (4) Comparison of fitdist and fitdistcens and bootdist and bootdistcens
# for non censored data
x1<-c(6.4,13.3,4.1,1.3,14.1,10.6,9.9,9.6,15.3,22.1,13.4,
13.2,8.4,6.3,8.9,5.2,10.9,14.4)
fx1<-fitdist(x1,"norm",method="mle")
cx1<-bootdist(fx1,bootmethod="nonparam", niter=nbboot)
xx1<-data.frame(left=x1,right=x1)
fxx1<-fitdistcens(xx1,"norm")
summary(fx1)
summary(fxx1)
cdfcomp(fx1)
cdfcompcens(fxx1)
cxx1<-bootdistcens(fxx1, niter=nbboot)
summary(cx1)
summary(cxx1)

# (5) fixing parameters
#
set.seed(1234)
x <- rexp(500, 5)
x <- data.frame(left=x, right=x+.1)

f1 <- fitdistcens(x, "gamma", fix.arg=list(shape=1.5))
b1 <- bootdistcens(f1, niter=nbboot)
plot(b1)

f1 <- fitdistcens(x, "gamma", fix.arg=function(x) list(shape=1.5))
b1 <- bootdistcens(f1, niter=nbboot)
plot(b1)

# (6) efficiency of parallel operation
if (visualize) # too long to run on CRAN and forbiden due to parallel computing
{
niter <- 5001
data(fluazinam)
d1 <-log10(fluazinam)
f1 <- fitdistcens(d1, "norm")

for (cli in 1:4)
{
print(cli)
ptm <- proc.time()
print(summary(bootdistcens(f1, niter = niter, parallel = "snow", ncpus = cli)))
print(proc.time() - ptm)
}
# not available on Windows
for (cli in 1:4)
{
print(cli)
ptm <- proc.time()
print(summary(bootdistcens(f1, niter = niter, parallel = "multicore", ncpus = cli)))
print(proc.time() - ptm)
}
}

# (5) with weights (not yet available, test of error message)
#
data(salinity)
salinity.unique <- unique(salinity)
string.unique <- paste(salinity.unique\$left, salinity.unique\$right)
string.salinity <- paste(salinity\$left, salinity\$right)
nobs <- nrow(salinity.unique)
salinity.weights <- numeric(nobs)
for (i in 1:nobs)
{
salinity.weights[i] <- length(which(string.salinity == string.unique[i]))
}
cbind(salinity.unique, salinity.weights)

(fa <- fitdistcens(salinity, "lnorm"))
(fb <- fitdistcens(salinity.unique, "lnorm", weights = salinity.weights)) # should give the same results
summary(bootdistcens(fa, niter = nbboot))
try(summary(bootdistcens(fb, niter = nbboot)))
```

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fitdistrplus documentation built on May 2, 2019, 7:24 a.m.