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A Simple Dataset for Demonstrating Common Distributions

This dataset contains the time of birth, sex, and birth weight for 44 babies born in one 24-hour period at a hospital in Brisbane, Australia. The data can be used for studying some common distributions like the normal, binomial, geometric, Poisson, and exponential.
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Source Journal of Statistics Education
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Date Of Record Creation 2005-07-26 12:03:16
Date Of Record Release 2005-07-26 12:03:16
Date Last Modified 2006-06-20 17:06:43
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Author's Name Peter K. Dunn
Author's Organization University of Southern Queensland
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Date Record Checked: 2005-07-26 00:00:00

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