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The truncated Poisson

February 21, 2010
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The truncated Poisson

A common model for counts data is the Poisson. There are cases however that we only record positive counts, ie there is a truncation of 0. This is the truncated Poisson model. To study this model we only need the total counts and the sample size. This comes from the sufficient statistic principle as the

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Uh!

February 20, 2010
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Didn't know this...a data 0 2 4 7+ 25 34 12 5It's becoming clear that I have learned R in the most unstructured way...I always do it in two stages :ashamed:

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