Shapes of the Transmuted Kumaraswamy Pareto Distribution for Varying Parameter Values


  • Francis Eze Azikiwe University
  • Urama, K. U Michael Okpara University of Agriculture
  • S. I. Omyeagu Nnamdi-Azikiwe University,


R-program, Transmutation, Kumaraswamy Distribution, Pareto Distribution


In this study, a new generalization of the Pareto distribution is undertaken, by first generalizing the Pareto distribution using the Kumaraswamy method and thereafter transmuting the resulting Kumaraswamy Pareto distribution. A detailed account of the general mathematical properties of the new generalized distribution is presented. The shapes of the Transmuted Kumaraswamy Pareto Density were plotted using R-program. The results show the superiority of the Transmuted Kumaraswamy Pareto distribution over the one parameter Pareto distribution.


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Author Biographies

Francis Eze, Azikiwe University

Department of Statistics Nnamdi-, Awka Nigeria

Urama, K. U, Michael Okpara University of Agriculture


Department of Statistics, Umudike, Abia State

S. I. Omyeagu, Nnamdi-Azikiwe University,

Professor Department of Statistics, Awka, Anambra State, Nigeria



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How to Cite

Francis Eze, Kenny Urama, & Sidney Onyeagu. (2020). Shapes of the Transmuted Kumaraswamy Pareto Distribution for Varying Parameter Values. MathLAB Journal, 5, 102-109. Retrieved from



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