demography: Forecasting mortality, fertility, migration and population data

Functions for demographic analysis including lifetable calculations; Lee-Carter modelling; functional data analysis of mortality rates, fertility rates, net migration numbers; and stochastic population forecasting.

Version: 1.18
Depends: R (≥ 2.15.2), forecast (≥ 3.09), rainbow, ftsa, cobs
Imports: mgcv, strucchange, RCurl
Published: 2014-09-15
Author: Rob J Hyndman with contributions from Heather Booth, Leonie Tickle and John Maindonald.
Maintainer: Rob J Hyndman <Rob.Hyndman at>
License: GPL-2 | GPL-3 [expanded from: GPL (≥ 2)]
NeedsCompilation: no
Materials: README ChangeLog
CRAN checks: demography results


Reference manual: demography.pdf
Package source: demography_1.18.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X Snow Leopard binaries: r-release: demography_1.18.tgz, r-oldrel: demography_1.18.tgz
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-release: demography_1.18.tgz
Old sources: demography archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse depends: ilc
Reverse suggests: lifecontingencies