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Table 3 Comparison of predictive accuracy of three models across ages for each country using multivariate Diebold-Mariano (DM) test

From: A multi-country comparison of stochastic models of breast cancer mortality with P-splines smoothing approach

Country Null Hypothesis Test Statistic Value P-Value Decision
China H0: SLC=FDM = BMS
H0: All model hold Equal predictive accuracy
14.165 0.999 H0 is not rejected
Pakistan 2617.9 1 H0 is not rejected
India 1034.7 1 H0 is not rejected
Thailand 89.218 1 H0 is not rejected
  1. Predictive period, 1990–2010