Austrian Journal of Statistics

The Austrian Journal of Statistics is an open-access journal with a long history and is published approximately quarterly by the Austrian Statistical Society. Its general objective is to promote and extend the use of statistical methods in all kind of theoretical and applied disciplines. Special emphasis is on methods and results in official statistics.


Original papers and review articles in English or in German will be published in the Austrian Journal of Statistics if judged consistently with these general aims. All papers will be refereed. Special topics sections will appear from time to time. Each section will have as a theme a specialized area of statistical application, theory, or methodology. Technical notes or problems for considerations under Shorter Communications are also invited. A special section is reserved for book reviews.


Members of the Austrian Statistical Society receive a copy of the Journal free of charge. To apply for a membership, see the website of the Society. Articles will also be made available through the web.


The current estimated impact factor (via Publish or Perish) is 0.775, see HERE, or even more indices HERE. Austrian Journal of Statistics ISNN number is 1026597X

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New Issue Vol 44-3


Dear readers,

The new regular issues of the Austrian Journal of Statistics is now available online at

It includes 5 interesting papers, one book review and an interview with Peter Hackl.


Kind regards,

Matthias Templ

Posted: 2015-07-31
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Vol 44, No 3 (2015)

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Table of Contents


On Selecting Relevant Covariates and Correlation Structure in Longitudinal Binary Model: Analyzing Impact of Height on Type II Diabetes PDF
Md. Erfanul Hoque, Mahfuzur Rahman Khokan, Wasimul Bari 3-15
Transmuted Modified Inverse Rayleigh Distribution PDF
Muhammad Shuaib Khan, Robert King 17-29
Covariance Structure of Compositional Tables PDF
Kamila Fačevicová, Karel Hron 31-44
A New Class of Generalized Modified Weibull Distribution with Applications PDF
Broderick Oluyede, Shujiao Huang, Tiantian Yang 45-68
Incidence of stroke in the diabetic and non-diabetic population in Upper Austria (2008-2012) and PDF
Karl Schableger, Lisa Inreiter 69-83
Akademische und Offizielle Statistik vereint. Ein Interview mit Peter Hackl. PDF
Peter Hackl, Werner Müller, Matthias Templ 85-95
Buchbesprechung: Datenqualität in Stichprobenerhebungen. Eine verständnisorientierte Einführung in Stichprobenverfahren und verwandte Themen. PDF
Ernst Stadlober 97-98

@Matthias Templ (using Open Journal Systems) -- see previous editions at