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					NAME: CORONARY HEART DISEASE DATA
KEYWORDS: Logistic Regression
SIZE: 100 Observations, 3 Variables

NOTE:
         These data come from Hosmer and Lemeshow (2000) Applied
Logistic
  Regression: Second Edition. These data are copyrighted by John Wiley
&
  Sons Inc. and must be acknowledged and used accordingly.

DESCRIPTIVE ABSTRACT:
        The goal of this study is explore the relationship between age
and
the presence or absence of CHD in this study population.

Table:   Code sheet for the variables in the Coronary Heart Disease data
set.

Columns        Variable               Abbreviation
----------------------------------------------------
1-3            Identification Code    ID
9-10           Age                    Age
17             Coronary Heart Disease CHD
               (0=absent, 1=present)
----------------------------------------------------

PEDAGOGICAL NOTES:
        These data have been used in an introduction to logistic
regression.
These data illustrate the differences between logistic regression and
other
regression techniques and demonstrate the usefulness and purpose of
logistic regression.

REFERENCES:

1.   Hosmer and Lemeshow, Applied Logistic Regression, Wiley, (1989).

				
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