Accession Number : AD0698466

Title :   AN INVESTIGATION OF THE CHARACTERISTICS OF BAYESIAN CONFIDENCE INTERVALS FOR ATTRIBUTE DATA.

Descriptive Note : Technical memo.,

Corporate Author : ABERDEEN RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s) : Benton,Alan W.

Report Date : NOV 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 28

Abstract : The purpose of this investigation was to determine the effect of some prior distributions on Bayesian confidence intervals, where the sample outcomes are either a success or a failure. It is assumed that the prior distribution may be represented by the beta distribution. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*STATISTICAL DISTRIBUTIONS, *CONFIDENCE LIMITS), TRANSFORMATIONS(MATHEMATICS), RELIABILITY, PROBABILITY, SAMPLING, TABLES(DATA)

Subject Categories : Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE