# R Dataset / Package MASS / accdeaths

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On this Picostat.com statistics page, you will find information about the accdeaths data set which pertains to Accidental Deaths in the US 1973-1978. The accdeaths data set is found in the MASS R package. You can load the accdeaths data set in R by issuing the following command at the console data("accdeaths"). This will load the data into a variable called accdeaths. If R says the accdeaths data set is not found, you can try installing the package by issuing this command install.packages("MASS") and then attempt to reload the data. If you need to download R, you can go to the R project website. You can download a CSV (comma separated values) version of the accdeaths R data set. The size of this file is about 1,372 bytes.

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## Accidental Deaths in the US 1973-1978

### Description

A regular time series giving the monthly totals of accidental deaths in the USA.

### Usage

accdeaths


### Details

The values for first six months of 1979 (p. 326) were 7798 7406 8363 8460 9217 9316.

### Source

P. J. Brockwell and R. A. Davis (1991) Time Series: Theory and Methods. Springer, New York.

### References

Venables, W. N. and Ripley, B. D. (1999) Modern Applied Statistics with S-PLUS. Third Edition. Springer.

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Dataset imported from https://www.r-project.org.

R Output Date
Picostat Output - Boxplot May 30, 2020