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: 1.20
Depends: R (≥ 3.4), forecast (≥ 3.09)
Imports: ftsa (≥ 4.8), rainbow, cobs, mgcv, strucchange, RCurl
Published: 2017-04-25
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
In views: SocialSciences
CRAN checks: demography results


Reference manual: demography.pdf
Package source: demography_1.20.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X El Capitan binaries: r-release: demography_1.20.tgz
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-oldrel: demography_1.19.tgz
Old sources: demography archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse depends: ilc, RcmdrPlugin.RiskDemo
Reverse imports: MortHump
Reverse suggests: lifecontingencies, SEERaBomb, smoothAPC, StMoMo, stR


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