TitanicSurvivalR Documentation

Survival of Passengers on the Titanic

Description

Information on the survival status, sex, age, and passenger class of 1309 passengers in the Titanic disaster of 1912.

Usage

TitanicSurvival

Format

A data frame with 1309 observations on the following 4 variables.

survived

no or yes.

sex

female or male

age

in years (and for some children, fractions of a year); age is missing for 263 of the passengers.

passengerClass

1st, 2nd, or 3rd class.

Details

This is part of a larger data set compiled by Thomas Cason. Many additional details are given in the sources cited below.

Source

Data set titanic3 from http://biostat.mc.vanderbilt.edu/twiki/bin/view/Main/DataSets.

References

http://www.encyclopedia-titanica.org/

F. E. Harrell, Jr. (2001) Regression Modeling Strategies New York: Springer.

Examples

summary(TitanicSurvival)