Time Series Forecasting

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A time series analysis projection visualising historical data and extrapolated data of uk birth and death rates taken from the social trends government report.

By analysing the past and using exponential smoothing, an extrapolated prediction can be made using statistical averages. Time series forecasting is the use of a model to forecast future events based on known past events to predict data points before they are measured. Time series are very frequently plotted via line charts.

the social trends archive

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