prevalence: Tools for Prevalence Assessment Studies

The prevalence package provides Frequentist and Bayesian methods for prevalence assessment studies. IMPORTANT: the truePrev functions in the prevalence package call on JAGS (Just Another Gibbs Sampler), which therefore has to be available on the user's system. JAGS can be downloaded from <>.

Version: 0.4.1
Depends: R (≥ 4.0.0)
Imports: methods, utils, stats, graphics, grDevices, coda, rjags
Published: 2022-06-03
DOI: 10.32614/CRAN.package.prevalence
Author: Brecht Devleesschauwer [aut, cre], Paul Torgerson [aut], Johannes Charlier [aut], Bruno Levecke [aut], Nicolas Praet [aut], Sophie Roelandt [aut], Suzanne Smit [aut], Pierre Dorny [aut], Dirk Berkvens [aut], Niko Speybroeck [aut]
Maintainer: Brecht Devleesschauwer <brechtdv at>
License: GPL-2 | GPL-3 [expanded from: GPL (≥ 2)]
NeedsCompilation: no
SystemRequirements: JAGS (>= 4.0.0) (see
Citation: prevalence citation info
Materials: README NEWS
In views: Bayesian
CRAN checks: prevalence results


Reference manual: prevalence.pdf


Package source: prevalence_0.4.1.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): prevalence_0.4.1.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): prevalence_0.4.1.tgz, r-release (x86_64): prevalence_0.4.1.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): prevalence_0.4.1.tgz
Old sources: prevalence archive


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