prevalence: Tools for Prevalence Assessment Studies

The prevalence package provides Frequentist and Bayesian methods for prevalence assessment studies. IMPORTANT: the truePrev functions in the prevalence package call on JAGS (Just Another Gibbs Sampler), which therefore has to be available on the user's system. JAGS can be downloaded from

AuthorBrecht Devleesschauwer [aut, cre], Paul Torgerson [aut], Johannes Charlier [aut], Bruno Levecke [aut], Nicolas Praet [aut], Sophie Roelandt [aut], Suzanne Smit [aut], Pierre Dorny [aut], Dirk Berkvens [aut], Niko Speybroeck [aut]
Date of publication2015-04-20 18:30:21
MaintainerBrecht Devleesschauwer <>
LicenseGPL (>= 2)

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