Bootstrap and Jacknnife resampling in reliability: case exponential and Weibull


  • Javier Ramírez-Montoya Universidad de Sucre
  • Ignacio Osuna-Vergara Universidad de Córdoba
  • Jessica Rojas-Mora Universidad de Córdoba
  • Stalyn Guerrero-Gómez Universidad Santo Tomás



Bootstrap, Jackknife, reliability function


In this paper the resampling methods bootstrap-t, Jackknife delete I and delete II, are compared using the non-parametric estimators Kaplan-Meier and Nelson-Aalen, frequently used in the practice, taking into account different percentages of censorship, sample sizes and times of interest. The comparation is carried out by simulation, using the mean square error.


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How to Cite

Ramírez-Montoya, J., Osuna-Vergara, I., Rojas-Mora, J., & Guerrero-Gómez, S. (2016). Bootstrap and Jacknnife resampling in reliability: case exponential and Weibull. Revista Facultad De Ingeniería, 25(41), 55–62.