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Kalkinma Gostergesi Olarak Ortalama Yaþam Beklentisine Gore Turkiye’ Nin Ab Icindeki Konumu: Kritikler Ve Cok Degiskenli Istatistik Uygulamalari


  • Murat CIFTCI



Life expectancy is one of the development indicators. In the human development reports published by United Nations, it is used as a development indicator, however this usage is not necessary. Since life expectancy at birth can prove a position in the future. Hence all of statistical analyses are based on five different level of age groups for life expectancy estimated, in this article. As a result of factor, cluster and discriminant analysis; Turkey in EU as average life expectancy is the least third undeveloped country is concluded.

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  • Murat CIFTCI, 2008. "Kalkinma Gostergesi Olarak Ortalama Yaþam Beklentisine Gore Turkiye’ Nin Ab Icindeki Konumu: Kritikler Ve Cok Degiskenli Istatistik Uygulamalari," Istanbul University Econometrics and Statistics e-Journal, Department of Econometrics, Faculty of Economics, Istanbul University, vol. 7(1), pages 51-87, May.
  • Handle: RePEc:ist:ancoec:v:7:y:2008:i:1:p:51-87

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    Demography; social policy; development economics; human development; multivariate statistics;

    JEL classification:

    • J00 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - General - - - General
    • J10 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demographic Economics - - - General
    • J16 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demographic Economics - - - Economics of Gender; Non-labor Discrimination
    • O10 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development - - - General
    • C10 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General - - - General


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