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Highest Density Regions

Usage

# S4 method for CalibratedAges,missing
interval_hdr(x, level = 0.954, calendar = getOption("ananke.calendar"), ...)

Arguments

x

A CalibratedAges object.

level

A length-one numeric vector giving the confidence level.

calendar

A TimeScale object specifying the target calendar (see calendar()).

...

Currently not used.

Value

Returns a list of numeric

matrix.

References

Hyndman, R. J. (1996). Computing and graphing highest density regions. American Statistician, 50: 120-126. doi:10.2307/2684423 .

See also

Author

N. Frerebeau

Examples

## Calibrate multiple dates
cal <- c14_calibrate(
  values = c(5000, 4500),
  errors = c(45, 35),
  names = c("X", "Y")
)

## HDR
interval_hdr(cal, level = 0.683)
#> $X
#>      start   end    p
#> [1,] -3911 -3876 0.15
#> [2,] -3802 -3706 0.50
#> [3,] -3669 -3659 0.04
#> 
#> $Y
#>      start   end    p
#> [1,] -3336 -3310 0.11
#> [2,] -3297 -3283 0.06
#> [3,] -3272 -3267 0.02
#> [4,] -3240 -3207 0.14
#> [5,] -3194 -3103 0.37
#> 
interval_hdr(cal, level = 0.954)
#> $X
#>      start   end    p
#> [1,] -3944 -3855 0.29
#> [2,] -3844 -3833 0.02
#> [3,] -3818 -3653 0.65
#> 
#> $Y
#>      start   end    p
#> [1,] -3355 -3091 0.94
#> [2,] -3050 -3040 0.01
#> 
interval_hdr(cal, level = 0.997)
#> $X
#>      start   end p
#> [1,] -3953 -3647 1
#> 
#> $Y
#>      start   end p
#> [1,] -3366 -3014 1
#>