fma v2.3


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by Rob Hyndman

Data Sets from "Forecasting: Methods and Applications" by Makridakis, Wheelwright & Hyndman (1998)

All data sets from "Forecasting: methods and applications" by Makridakis, Wheelwright & Hyndman (Wiley, 3rd ed., 1998).

Functions in fma

Name Description
bricksq Quarterly clay brick production
copper3 Copper prices
condmilk Condensed milk
copper1 Copper prices
capital Quarterly capital expenditure and appropriations
canadian Canadian unemployment rate
cowtemp Temperature of a cow
copper Copper price
cement Cement composition and heat data
copper2 Copper prices
chicken Price of chicken
elec Electricity production
dowjones Dow-Jones index
cpimel Consumer price index
dj Dow-Jones index
dole Unemployment benefits in Australia
elco Sales of Elco's laser printers
econsumption Electricity consumption and temperature
eggs Price of eggs
dexter Dexterity test and production ratings
eknives Sales of electric knives
expenditure Expenditure
ibm IBM sales and profit
ibmclose Closing IBM stock price
fancy Sales for a souvenir shop
housing Housing data
huron Level of Lake Huron
lynx Annual Canadian Lynx trappings 1821--1934
hsales Sales of one-family houses
hsales2 Sales of new one-family houses
milk Monthly milk production per cow
french Industry index
oilprice Oil prices
olympic Men's 400 m final winning times in each Olympic Games
invent15 Inventory demand
jcars Motor vehicle production
motion Employment figures in the motion picture industry
nail Nail prices
sheep Sheep population
ship Electric can opener shipments
input Input series
internet Number of internet users
ozone Ozone depletion and melanoma rates
paris Average temperature
usdeaths Accidental deaths in USA
mink Number of minks trapped
running Running times and maximal aerobic capacity
ukdeaths Total deaths and serious injuries
qsales Sales data
mortal Mortality
wagesuk Real daily wages
productC Sales of product C
petrol Sales of petroleum and related product
pollution Shipment of pollution equipment
pcv GDP
wheat Wheat prices
kkong King Kong data
labour Civilian labour force
pulpprice Pulp price and shipments
qelec Electricity production
shipex Shipments
pigs Number of pigs slaughtered
uselec Total generation of electricity
wn White noise series
wnoise White noise time series
schizo Perceptual speed scores
plastics Sales of plastic product
shampoo Sales of shampoo
strikes Number of strikes
ustreas Treasury bill contracts
writing Sales of printing and writing paper
advsales Sales volume and advertising expenditure
auto Attributes of some US and Japanese automobiles
airpass Monthly Airline Passenger Numbers 1949-1960
advert Sales and advertising expenditure
bicoal Annual bituminous coal production
beer Monthly beer production
telephone Telephone cost
texasgas Price and consumption of natural gas
books Sales of paperback and hardcover books
bank Mutual savings bank deposits
boston Monthly dollar volume of sales
motel Total accommodation at hotel, motel and guest house
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Date 2017-02-12
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Date/Publication 2017-02-12 15:47:50

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