International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)
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Research Paper | Statistics | India | Volume 4 Issue 12, December 2015


A Displaced Probability Model for Child Mortality for Fixed Parity

Ashutosh Pandey | Himanshu Pandey | Kamal Kishore Sahu


Abstract: In demography, child mortality is useful as a sensitive index of a nations health conditions and as guided for the structuring of public health schemes. In the present study, we proposed a displaced Poisson probability model for the number of child death among females for a fixed parity. The model involved several parameters, which is estimated by method of maximum likelihood and fitted to observed survey data [National Family Health Survey-III (NFHS-III). ] to draw important conclusions.


Keywords: Displaced Probability Model, Fixed Parity, Method of Estimation Chi-Square


Edition: Volume 4 Issue 12, December 2015,


Pages: 1681 - 1685


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