International Journal of Data Science and Analysis

Volume 6, Issue 3, June 2020

  • Using Prescriptive Analytics for the Determination of Optimal Crop Yield

    Terungwa Simon Yange, Charity Ojochogwu Egbunu, Malik Adeiza Rufai, Oluoha Onyekwere, Alao Abiodun Abdulrahman, Idris Abdulkadri

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 3, June 2020
    Pages: 72-82
    Received: 28 May 2020
    Accepted: 8 June 2020
    Published: 6 July 2020
    Abstract: The application of data mining has been utilized in different fields ranging from agriculture, finance, education, security, medicine, research etc. Data mining derives useful information from careful examination of data. In Nigeria, Agriculture plays a critical role in the economy as it provides high level of employment for many people. It is typi... Show More
  • On the Flexibility of Topp Leone Exponentiated Inverse Exponential Distribution

    Sule Ibrahim, Sani Ibrahim Doguwa, Audu Isah, Haruna Muhammad Jibril

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 3, June 2020
    Pages: 83-89
    Received: 1 May 2020
    Accepted: 10 June 2020
    Published: 17 July 2020
    Abstract: In this paper, we introduced a new continuous probability distribution called the Topp Leone exponentiated inverse exponential distribution with three parameters. We studied the nature of proposed distribution with the help of its mathematical and statistical properties such as quantile function, ordinary moments, moment generating function, surviv... Show More
  • Modeling Covariates of Infant and Child Mortality in Kenya

    Stephen Muthii Wanjohi, Daniel Mwangi Muriithi

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 3, June 2020
    Pages: 90-98
    Received: 22 May 2019
    Accepted: 9 July 2019
    Published: 4 August 2020
    Abstract: Mortality of children under the age of five has been target of public health policies. There has been a significant decline in under-five mortality in the twenty first century in almost all countries several studies have been conducted to identify covariates of Infant and Child Mortality in Kenya but none of these used recent data and none has incl... Show More