On the coefficient of variation of the L- and (L)over-bar-classes

Arnab Bhattacharjee, Debasis Sengupta

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    Abstract

    The coefficient of variation of a life distribution is no more than 1 if it belongs to the L-class and no less than 1 if it belongs to the (L) over bar-class. However, there are nonexponential distributions in each of these classes that have coefficient of variation equal to 1.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)177-180
    Number of pages4
    JournalStatistics & Probability Letters
    Volume27
    Issue number2
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 1 Apr 1996

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    Bhattacharjee, Arnab ; Sengupta, Debasis . / On the coefficient of variation of the L- and (L)over-bar-classes. In: Statistics & Probability Letters. 1996 ; Vol. 27, No. 2. pp. 177-180.
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    On the coefficient of variation of the L- and (L)over-bar-classes. / Bhattacharjee, Arnab ; Sengupta, Debasis .

    In: Statistics & Probability Letters, Vol. 27, No. 2, 01.04.1996, p. 177-180.

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