bayesTFR: Bayesian Fertility Projection

Making probabilistic projections of total fertility rate for all countries of the world, using a Bayesian hierarchical model.

Version: 4.2-0
Depends: R (≥ 2.14.2)
Imports: mvtnorm, MASS, coda, wpp2012, graphics, grDevices, stats, utils
Suggests: rworldmap, snowFT, googleVis, rgdal, rworldxtra, sp, wpp2008, wpp2010
Published: 2015-07-10
Author: Hana Sevcikova (, Leontine Alkema (, Adrian Raftery ( with code contribution from Bailey Fosdick ( and Patrick Gerland (
Maintainer: Hana Sevcikova <hanas at>
License: GPL-2 | GPL-3 [expanded from: GPL (≥ 2)]
NeedsCompilation: yes
Citation: bayesTFR citation info
Materials: ChangeLog
CRAN checks: bayesTFR results


Reference manual: bayesTFR.pdf
Package source: bayesTFR_4.2-0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X Snow Leopard binaries: r-release: bayesTFR_4.2-0.tgz, r-oldrel: bayesTFR_4.1-2.tgz
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-release: bayesTFR_4.2-0.tgz
Old sources: bayesTFR archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse depends: bayesDem, bayesLife, bayesPop