bayesTFR: Bayesian Fertility Projection

Making probabilistic projections of total fertility rate for all countries of the world, using a Bayesian hierarchical model <doi:10.1007/s13524-011-0040-5> <doi:10.18637/jss.v106.i08>. Subnational probabilistic projections are also supported <doi:10.4054/DemRes.2018.38.60>.

Version: 7.4-2
Depends: R (≥ 3.5.0)
Imports: mvtnorm, MASS, coda, graphics, grDevices, stats, utils, wpp2019, data.table, lifecycle
Suggests: rworldmap, snowFT, googleVis, sp, wpp2017, wpp2015, wpp2012, wpp2010, ggplot2, sf, spData, scales
Published: 2023-10-18
DOI: 10.32614/CRAN.package.bayesTFR
Author: Hana Sevcikova (, Leontine Alkema (, Peiran Liu (, Adrian Raftery (, Bailey Fosdick (, Patrick Gerland (
Maintainer: Hana Sevcikova <hanas at>
License: GPL-3 | file LICENSE
NeedsCompilation: yes
Citation: bayesTFR citation info
Materials: ChangeLog
CRAN checks: bayesTFR results


Reference manual: bayesTFR.pdf


Package source: bayesTFR_7.4-2.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): bayesTFR_7.4-2.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): bayesTFR_7.4-2.tgz, r-release (x86_64): bayesTFR_7.4-2.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): bayesTFR_7.4-2.tgz
Old sources: bayesTFR archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse depends: bayesLife, bayesMig, bayesPop


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