Scottish lip cancer dataset from Clayton and Kaldor (1987)

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Description

The Scottish lip cancer dataset.

Format

The ‘cancer’ dataset contains 4 objects as follows.

O

Observed frequency.

E

Offset.

Paff

Fixed effects.

nbr

Spatial correlation matrix D for CAR model.

Source

Clayton D, Kaldor J 1987. Empirical Bayes Estimation of Age-standardized Relative Risk for use in Disease Mapping. Biometrics 43, 671–681

References

Clayton D, Kaldor J 1987. Empirical Bayes Estimation of Age-standardized Relative Risk for use in Disease Mapping. Biometrics 43, 671–681