carData (version 3.0-4)

TitanicSurvival: 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

Arguments

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.

References

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

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

Examples

# NOT RUN {
summary(TitanicSurvival)
# }