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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
beer Monthly beer production
copper3 Copper prices
housing Housing data
dexter Dexterity test and production ratings
invent15 Inventory demand
cpimel Consumer price index
condmilk Condensed milk
hsales Sales of one-family houses
copper Copper price
jcars Motor vehicle production
dj Dow-Jones index
cowtemp Temperature of a cow
oilprice Oil prices
strikes Number of strikes
pollution Shipment of pollution equipment
nail Nail prices
shipex Shipments
ibm IBM sales and profit
dole Unemployment benefits in Australia
plastics Sales of plastic product
ibmclose Closing IBM stock price
books Sales of paperback and hardcover books
dowjones Dow-Jones index
fancy Sales for a souvenir shop
chicken Price of chicken
elec Electricity production
elco Sales of Elco's laser printers
mink Number of minks trapped
cement Cement composition and heat data
expenditure Expenditure
econsumption Electricity consumption and temperature
mortal Mortality
kkong King Kong data
motion Employment figures in the motion picture industry
internet Number of internet users
french Industry index
running Running times and maximal aerobic capacity
fma-package Data sets from "Forecasting: methods and applications" by Makridakis, Wheelwright and Hyndman (1998)
motel Total accommodation at hotel, motel and guest house
sales Sales data
input Input series
labour Civilian labour force
uselec Total generation of electricity
schizo Perceptual speed scores
ustreas Treasury bill contracts
ozone Ozone depletion and melanoma rates
texasgas Price and consumption of natural gas
shampoo Sales of shampoo
pcv GDP
olympic Men's 400 m final winning times in each Olympic Games
paris Average temperature
telephone Telephone cost
advsales Sales volume and advertising expenditure
wagesuk Real daily wages
productC Sales of product C
wn White noise series
ukdeaths Total deaths and serious injuries
pulpprice Pulp price and shipments
wnoise White noise time series
usdeaths Accidental deaths in USA
wheat Wheat prices
copper2 Copper prices
copper1 Copper prices
eggs Price of eggs
lynx Annual Canadian Lynx trappings 1821--1934
petrol Sales of petroleum and related product
hsales2 Sales of new one-family houses
huron Level of Lake Huron
pigs Number of pigs slaughtered
eknives Sales of electric knives
milk Monthly milk production per cow
qelec Electricity production
qsales Sales data
sheep Sheep population
ship Electric can opener shipments
writing Sales of printing and writing paper
bicoal Annual bituminous coal production
bank Mutual savings bank deposits
advert Sales and advertising expenditure
bricksq Quarterly clay brick production
boston Monthly dollar volume of sales
airpass Monthly Airline Passenger Numbers 1949-1960
auto Attributes of some US and Japanese automobiles
canadian Canadian unemployment rate
capital Quarterly capital expenditure and appropriations
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