Published Online: 15 JUL 2005
Copyright © 2005 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd
Encyclopedia of Biostatistics
How to Cite
Ghosh, P. 2005. J-Shaped Distribution. Encyclopedia of Biostatistics. 4.
- Published Online: 15 JUL 2005
This is a probability distribution or frequency distribution shaped roughly like a letter J or its mirror image, with highest frequency at one end of the range. Formal characterizations are given, relating to the characteristic function.
- characteristic function