A Marshall-Olkin Power Log-normal Distribution and Its Applications to Survival Data

Wenhao Gui


In this paper, using Marshall-Olkin transformation, a new class of Extended Power Log-normal distribution which includes the Power Log-normal and Log-normal distributions as special cases is introduced. Its characterization and statistical properties are studied. A real survival dataset is analyzed and the results show that the proposed model is flexible and appropriate.

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5539/ijsp.v2n1p63

International Journal of Statistics and Probability   ISSN 1927-7032(Print)   ISSN 1927-7040(Online)

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