Estimated final age band width | Variance | Skewness of simulated values | |
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*That is, the variance that would be estimated if 13 deaths were observed in a population of 76, using (4) | |||

True point estimate (based on “known” rate) | 11.69 | 8.72* | – |

Mean of uncorrected simulated values | 12.57 | 14.61 | 2.66 |

Mean of simulated shrunk values | 11.68 | 9.83 | 1.89 |

Mean of simulated BC values | 11.60 | 9.06 | 1.55 |