bayesLife: Bayesian Projection of Life Expectancy

Making probabilistic projections of life expectancy for all countries of the world, using a Bayesian hierarchical model.

Version: 2.1-3
Depends: bayesTFR (≥ 4.0-0)
Imports: wpp2012, hett, car, coda
Suggests: wpp2008, wpp2010
Published: 2014-11-20
Author: Hana Sevcikova, Adrian Raftery; original WinBugs code written by Jennifer Chunn
Maintainer: Hana Sevcikova <hanas at>
License: GPL-2 | GPL-3 [expanded from: GPL (≥ 2)]
NeedsCompilation: yes
Materials: ChangeLog
CRAN checks: bayesLife results


Reference manual: bayesLife.pdf
Package source: bayesLife_2.1-3.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X Snow Leopard binaries: r-release: bayesLife_2.1-3.tgz, r-oldrel: bayesLife_2.1-3.tgz
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-release: bayesLife_2.1-3.tgz
Old sources: bayesLife archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse depends: bayesDem, bayesPop