Spatio-temporal Under-five Mortality Models of Estimation in R

Build Status

Major update (version 0.3.0)

Version 0.3.0 contains some major updates from the previous versions. Some of the substantial change to existing functions are listed here. For a complete log of changes, see the News section.

Function name changes

The following functions have been renamed. Most of the function arguments remain the same:

New functions

The following new functions are added:

New methods

fitINLA2: implements new smoothing methods based on binomial models at cluster level.

Installation - CRAN

The package is now available on CRAN. The easiest way to download is to install directly using the code below.


Installation - Development Version

To download the development version of the SUMMER package, use the code below.

# install.packages("devtools")


To see example usage of all main functions, build the package vignette. Note that the vignette will take a few minutes to compile.

# install.packages("devtools")
devtools::install_github("bryandmartin/SUMMER", build_vignettes = TRUE)
# Use this to view the vignette in the SUMMER HTML help
help(package = "SUMMER", help_type = "html")
# Use this to view the vignette as an isolated HTML file
utils::browseVignettes(package = "SUMMER")

Bug Reports / Change Requests

If you encounter a bug or would like make a change request, please file it as an issue here.

Random notes for package authors: