Human Mortality Database r-Packages

Laszlo Nemeth , Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research (MPIDR)
Carl Boe, University of California, Berkeley

The Human Mortality Database team provides open-source R-packages that are applied in the workflow of publishing high-quality and harmonized mortality data currently available for 41 countries across the world. This paper introduces and describes the features of the three building blocks wrapped in R-packages that a country specialist in the HMD team utilizes before data are published on the project website.

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 Presented in Session P3. Poster Session Migration, Economics, Environment, Methods, History and Policy