Function to aggregate the age distribution according to user-defined age groups.
data.frame; an age distribution matrix. See age_distribution.
data.frame; a user-defined dataframe which maps the sixteen 5-year age bands to a new set of age bands.
An object of class data.frame that contains the aggregated age distribution.
United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division (2019). World Population Prospects 2019, Online Edition. Rev. 1.
Prem, K., van Zandvoort, K., Klepac, P. et al (2020). Projecting contact matrices in 177 geographical regions: an update and comparison with empirical data for the COVID-19 era. medRxiv 2020.07.22.20159772; doi: https://doi.org/10.1101/2020.07.22.20159772
# Import the age distribution for Greece in 2020: age_distr <- age_distribution(country = "Greece", year = 2020) # Lookup table: lookup_table <- data.frame(Initial = age_distr$AgeGrp, Mapping = c(rep("0-39", 8), rep("40-64", 5), rep("65+" , 3))) # Aggregate the age distribution table: aggr_age <- aggregate_age_distribution(age_distr, lookup_table) # Plot the aggregated age distribution matrix: plot_age_distribution(aggr_age)
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