Description Objects from the Class Slots Extends Methods Author(s) See Also Examples

The Logistic distribution with `location`

*= m*,
by default `= 0`

, and `scale`

*= s*, by default `= 1`

,
has distribution function

*p(x) = 1 / (1 + exp(-(x-m)/s))*

and density

*d(x) = 1/s exp((x-m)/s) (1 + exp((x-m)/s))^-2.*

It is a long-tailed distribution with mean *m* and variance
*pi^2 /3 s^2*. C.f. `rlogis`

Objects can be created by calls of the form `Logis(location, scale)`

.
This object is a logistic distribution.

`img`

Object of class

`"Reals"`

: The space of the image of this distribution has got dimension 1 and the name "Real Space".`param`

Object of class

`"LogisParameter"`

: the parameter of this distribution (location and scale), declared at its instantiation`r`

Object of class

`"function"`

: generates random numbers (calls function rlogis)`d`

Object of class

`"function"`

: density function (calls function dlogis)`p`

Object of class

`"function"`

: cumulative function (calls function plogis)`q`

Object of class

`"function"`

: inverse of the cumulative function (calls function qlogis)`.withArith`

logical: used internally to issue warnings as to interpretation of arithmetics

`.withSim`

logical: used internally to issue warnings as to accuracy

`.logExact`

logical: used internally to flag the case where there are explicit formulae for the log version of density, cdf, and quantile function

`.lowerExact`

logical: used internally to flag the case where there are explicit formulae for the lower tail version of cdf and quantile function

`Symmetry`

object of class

`"DistributionSymmetry"`

; used internally to avoid unnecessary calculations.

Class `"AbscontDistribution"`

, directly.

Class `"UnivariateDistribution"`

, by class `"AbscontDistribution"`

.

Class `"Distribution"`

, by class `"AbscontDistribution"`

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- initialize
`signature(.Object = "Logis")`

: initialize method- location
`signature(object = "Logis")`

: returns the slot`location`

of the parameter of the distribution- location<-
`signature(object = "Logis")`

: modifies the slot`location`

of the parameter of the distribution- scale
`signature(object = "Logis")`

: returns the slot`scale`

of the parameter of the distribution- scale<-
`signature(object = "Logis")`

: modifies the slot`scale`

of the parameter of the distribution- *
`signature(e1 = "Logis", e2 = "numeric")`

- +
`signature(e1 = "Logis", e2 = "numeric")`

: For the logistic location scale family we use its closedness under affine linear transformations.

Thomas Stabla [email protected],

Florian Camphausen [email protected],

Peter Ruckdeschel [email protected],

Matthias Kohl [email protected]

`LogisParameter-class`

`AbscontDistribution-class`

`Reals-class`

`rlogis`

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 | ```
L <- Logis(location = 1,scale = 1)
# L is a logistic distribution with location = 1 and scale = 1.
r(L)(1) # one random number generated from this distribution, e.g. 5.87557
d(L)(1) # Density of this distribution is 0.25 for x = 1.
p(L)(1) # Probability that x < 1 is 0.5.
q(L)(.1) # Probability that x < -1.197225 is 0.1.
location(L) # location of this distribution is 1.
location(L) <- 2 # location of this distribution is now 2.
``` |

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