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Spatial and spatio-temporal modeling and mapping of self-reported health among individuals between the ages of 15-49 years in South Africa.
Self-reported health has been commonly used as a measure of individuals health in public health studies. Health presents a complete physical, emotional, and social well-being. It also plays an important role in the ...
Bayesian spatial modeling of malnutrition and mortality among under-five children in sub-Saharan Africa.
The aim of this thesis is to develop and extend Bayesian statistical models in the area of spatial modeling and apply them to child health outcomes, with particular focus on childhood malnutrition and mortality among ...
Bayesian modelling of non–gaussian time series of serve acute respiratory illness.
Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), Human metapneumovirus (HMPV) and Influenza are some of the major causes of acute lower respiratory tract infections (ALRTI) in children. Children younger than 1 year are the most ...
Count data modelling application.
The rapid increase of total children ever born without a proportionate growth in the Nigerian economy has been a concern and making prediction with count data requires applying appropriate regression model.. As count data ...
Age, period and cohort analysis of young adult mortality due to HIV and TB in South Africa: 1997-2015.
Young adult mortality is very important in South Africa with the impact of Human Immunodeficiency Virus /Acquired Immune deficiency Syndrome (HIV/AIDS), Tuberculosis (TB), injuries and emerging non-communicable diseases ...