MortalityTables: A Framework for Various Types of Mortality / Life Tables

Classes to implement and plot cohort life tables for actuarial calculations. In particular, birth-year dependent mortality tables using a yearly trend to extrapolate from a base year are implemented, as well as period life table, cohort life tables using an age shift, and merged life tables.

Version: 2.0.1
Depends: ggplot2, R (≥ 2.10)
Imports: methods, scales, utils, pracma
Suggests: lifecontingencies, MortalityLaws, knitr, tidyverse, rmarkdown, reshape2
Published: 2020-09-07
Author: Reinhold Kainhofer [aut, cre]
Maintainer: Reinhold Kainhofer <reinhold at>
License: GPL-2 | GPL-3 [expanded from: GPL (≥ 2)]
NeedsCompilation: no
Materials: README
CRAN checks: MortalityTables results


Reference manual: MortalityTables.pdf
Vignettes: Using the MortalityTables Package
Package source: MortalityTables_2.0.1.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release: MortalityTables_2.0.1.tgz, r-oldrel: MortalityTables_2.0.1.tgz
Old sources: MortalityTables archive


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