Some properties of Kemp family of distributions


  • C. Satheesh Kumar University of Kerala, Trivandrum



This paper studies some important properties of the generalized hypergeometric probability distribution (GHPD) of Kemp (Sankhya-Series A, 1968) by establishing the existence of all the moments of the distribution and by deriving a formula for raw moments. Here we also obtain certain recurrence relations for probabilities, raw moments and factorial moments of the GHPD.


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How to Cite

Satheesh Kumar, C. (2009). Some properties of Kemp family of distributions. Statistica, 69(4), 311–316.