mortAAR: Analysis of Archaeological Mortality Data

A collection of functions for the analysis of archaeological mortality data (on the topic see e.g. Chamberlain 2006 <>). It takes demographic data in different formats and displays the result in a standard life table as well as plots the relevant indices (percentage of deaths, survivorship, probability of death, life expectancy, percentage of population).

Version: 1.1.6
Depends: R (≥ 3.5.0)
Imports: magrittr (≥ 1.5), Rdpack (≥ 0.4-20), reshape2 (≥ 1.4.2), methods (≥ 3.3.3), tibble (≥ 3.0.3), rlang (≥ 1.1.1)
Suggests: testthat, knitr, rmarkdown, tidyr, dplyr, ggplot2
Published: 2024-03-05
DOI: 10.32614/CRAN.package.mortAAR
Author: Nils Mueller-Scheessel [aut, cre, cph], Martin Hinz [aut], Clemens Schmid [aut], Christoph Rinne [aut], Daniel Knitter [aut], Wolfgang Hamer [aut], Dirk Seidensticker [aut], Franziska Faupel [aut], Carolin Tietze [aut], Nicole Grunert [aut]
Maintainer: Nils Mueller-Scheessel <nils.mueller-scheessel at>
License: GPL-3 | file LICENSE
NeedsCompilation: no
Materials: README NEWS
CRAN checks: mortAAR results


Reference manual: mortAAR.pdf
Vignettes: Vignette >Basic usage<
Vignette >Extended discussion<
Vignette >Life table correction<
Vignette >Reproduction<


Package source: mortAAR_1.1.6.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): mortAAR_1.1.6.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): mortAAR_1.1.6.tgz, r-release (x86_64): mortAAR_1.1.6.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): mortAAR_1.1.6.tgz
Old sources: mortAAR archive


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