plot.lyl_range: Plot Life Years Lost at a range of different ages

Description Usage Arguments Value See Also Examples

View source: R/lyl_plot.R

Description

plot for objects of class lyl_range creates a figure of Life Years Lost at a range of different ages.

Usage

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## S3 method for class 'lyl_range'
plot(x, colors = NA, ...)

Arguments

x

An object of class lyl_range (obtained with function lyl_range).

colors

Vector with one color for each cause of death. Default is NA, and default colors are used.

...

Additional arguments affecting the plot produced.

Value

A plot with age-specific life expectancy and life years lost.

See Also

Examples

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# Load simulated data as example
data(simu_data)


# Estimate remaining life expectancy and Life Years
# Lost due to specific causes of death after each age
# from 30 to 40 years and before age 95 years
lyl_estimation <- lyl_range(data = simu_data, t = age_death, status = cause_death,
                             age_begin = 30, age_end = 40, tau = 95)

# Summarize and plot the data
plot(lyl_estimation)
plot(lyl_estimation, colors = c("chocolate", "cornflowerblue"))

# The plot can be modified with a usual ggplot2 format
plot(lyl_estimation) +
  ggplot2::xlab("Age [in years]") +
  ggplot2::ggtitle("Life Years Lost at ages 30-40 years")

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