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The Kumaraswamy-Power Distribution: A Generalization of the Power Distribution

Oguntunde, P.E. and Odetunmibi, , O. A. and Okagbue, H. I. and Babatunde, O. S. and Ugwoke, P. O. (2015) The Kumaraswamy-Power Distribution: A Generalization of the Power Distribution. International Journal of Mathematical Analysis, 9 (13). pp. 637-645.

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Abstract

We introduce a generalization referred to as the Kumaraswamy Power distribution. The proposed model serves as a generalization of the two-parameter Power distribution using the Kumaraswamy Generalized family of distributions. We investigate some of its statistical properties; the Generalized Power distribution, Exponentiated Power distribution and the Power distribution are found to be sub-models of the proposed distribution. The method of maximum likelihood estimation is proposed in estimating the parameters of the model

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Exponentiated Power distribution, Generalized Power distribution, Generalization, Kumaraswamy, Power distribution
Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics
Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science
Divisions: Faculty of Engineering, Science and Mathematics > School of Mathematics
Depositing User: Mrs Patricia Nwokealisi
Date Deposited: 02 Oct 2015 10:31
Last Modified: 02 Oct 2015 10:31
URI: http://eprints.covenantuniversity.edu.ng/id/eprint/5514

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