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R Statistical Application Development by Example Beginner's Guide by Prabhanjan Narayanachar Tattar

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Logistic regression model

The binary outcomes may be easily viewed as failures or successes, and we have done the same on many earlier occasions. Typically, it is then common to assume that we have a binomial distribution for the probability of an observation to be successful. The logistic regression model specifies the linear effect of the covariates as a specific function of the probability of success. The probability of success for observation is denoted by Logistic regression model and the model is specified through the logistic function:

Logistic regression model

The choice of this function is ...

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