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Table 5 Estimated coverage probabilities (in%) and average lengths of interval estimates of θ for different choices of n

From: Bayesian estimation of the reliability characteristic of Shanker distribution

  Coverage probability Average length
n Boot-p Boot-t Approx HPD Boot-p Boot-t Approx HPD
     NIP IP     NIP IP
30 0.956 0.946 0.95 0.9155 0.9243 0.242026 0.237732 0.238356 0.207345 0.200522
50 0.95 0.949 0.9489 0.9256 0.9323 0.185804 0.18376 0.18373 0.170139 0.166896
70 0.95 0.951 0.9502 0.9347 0.9374 0.155684 0.155238 0.155037 0.146884 0.130134
90 0.952 0.94 0.9507 0.9339 0.9351 0.13759 0.136508 0.136568 0.131053 0.129815
110 0.961 0.948 0.95 0.9375 0.9388 0.123808 0.123203 0.123493 0.119556 0.100795