Mean income per household

Description

Estimates the mean income per household.

Usage

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mih(dataset, ci = FALSE, rep = 1000, verbose = FALSE)

Arguments

dataset

a data.frame containing variables obtained by using the setupDataset function.

ci

logical; if TRUE, 95 percent confidence interval is given for the mean income per unit of consumption.

rep

a number to make the confidence interval using boostrap technique.

verbose

logical; if TRUE the confindence interval is plotted.

Value

The value of mean income per household.

Author(s)

A. Berihuete, C.D. Ramos and M.A. Sordo

References

B. Buhmann et al. (1988) Equivalence scales, well-being, inequality and poverty: sensitivity estimates across ten countries using the Luxembourg Income Study (LIS) database, Review of Income and Wealth, 34, 115–142.

http://ec.europa.eu/eurostat/statistics-explained/index.php/Glossary:Equivalised_disposable_income

See Also

setupDataset.

Examples

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data(eusilc2)
ATdataset <- setupDataset(eusilc2, country = "AT", s = "OECD")
mih(ATdataset)