Accession Number:

ADA125000

Title:

Estimating Survival Probability or Reliability: Simulation Assessments of the Delta Method, Jackknife, and Bootstrap

Descriptive Note:

Master's thesis

Corporate Author:

NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1982-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

66.0

Abstract:

Three alternative procedures Delta, Jackknife, Bootstrap were investigated and compared with respect to their confidence interval estimation of survival probability of a system. Numerical results from simulations are presented in this report.

Subject Categories:

  • Statistics and Probability
  • Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE