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Fertility

Fertility {LexisSurface} R Documentation

Swedish fertility rates in Lexis triangles, calculated from HFD data.

Description

Swedish fertility rates in Lexis triangles, ages 13-54, years 1891-2008. These were calculated by simply dividing Births by exposure, both of which are available in lexis triangles from the Human Fertility Database. No other adjustments were made.

Usage

data(Fertility)

Format

The format is: List of 2 $ LowerTriangles: num [1:42, 1:118] 7.69e-06 1.92e-05 2.73e-04 1.67e-03 5.33e-03 ... ..- attr(*, "dimnames")=List of 2 .. ..$ : chr [1:42] "13" "14" "15" "16" ... .. ..$ : chr [1:118] "1891" "1892" "1893" "1894" ... $ UpperTriangles: num [1:42, 1:118] 3.38e-05 2.29e-05 6.39e-04 2.55e-03 7.38e-03 ... ..- attr(*, "dimnames")=List of 2 .. ..$ : chr [1:42] "13" "14" "15" "16" ... .. ..$ : chr [1:118] "1891" "1892" "1893" "1894" ...

Source

Human Fertility Database. Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research (Germany) and Vienna Institute of Demography (Austria). Available at www.humanfertility.org (data downloaded on 28-7-2011).

Examples

# see examples for function PlotLexisTriangles().

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