Table 3: MSEs and Abs. Biases (in parenthesis) for the survival function using GNP.

, [3] , [3]

25BS0.01671 (0.10237)0.01731 (0.10550)0.01553 (0.09804)0.01740 (0.10389)
[0.01528 (0.09853)][0.01733 (0.10441)][0.01632 (0.10123)][0.01861 (0.10795)]
BL 0.01736 (0.01025)0.01608 (0.10052)0.01531 (0.09805)0.01694 (0.10227)
[0.01559 (0.09876)][0.01726 (0.10385)][0.01585 (0.09796)][0.01755 (0.10476)]
BL 0.01756 (0.10315)0.01655 (0.10308)0.01614 (0.10075)0.01748 (0.10470)
[0.01544 (0.09803)][0.01806 (0.10735)][0.01680 (0.10254)][0.01727 (0.10453)]
BL 0.01797 (0.10635)0.01649 (0.10116)0.01467 (0.09588)0.01718 (0.10317)
[0.01716 (0.10194)][0.01806 (0.10617)][0.01506 (0.09667)][0.01793 (0.10640)]
BL 0.01756 (0.10499)0.01637 (0.10090)0.01571 (0.09796)0.01748 (0.10551)
[0.01554 (0.09817)][0.01732 (0.10397)][0.01602 (0.10003)][0.01857 (0.10914)]
BG 0.01645 (0.10157)0.01659 (0.10271)0.01587 (0.09919)0.01719 (0.10355)
[0.01519 (0.09767)][0.01741 (0.10468)][0.01649 (0.10107)][0.01782 (0.10583)]
BG 0.01660 (0.10067)0.01734 (0.10515)0.01621 (0.09978)0.01808 (0.10817)
[0.01554 (0.09757)][0.01609 (0.10096)][0.01539 (0.09644)][0.01793 (0.10731)]
BG 0.01794 (0.10643)0.01773 (0.10477)0.01653 (0.10009)0.01688 (0.10393)
[0.01551 (0.09821)][0.01690 (0.10249)][0.01518 (0.09757)][0.01667 (0.10306)]
BG 0.01623 (0.10158)0.01730 (0.10519)0.01562 (0.09759)0.01748 (0.10465)
[0.01654 (0.10175)][0.01773 (0.10552)][0.01636 (0.10043)][0.01822 (0.10797)]

50BS0.01178 (0.08765)0.01299 (0.09209)0.01174 (0.08754)0.01312 (0.09343)
[0.01163 (0.08629)][0.01255 (0.09154)][0.01163 (0.08679)][0.01272 (0.09223)]
BL 0.01092 (0.08456)0.01259 (0.09203)0.01134 (0.08587)0.01276 (0.09198)
[0.01128 (0.08459)][0.01284 (0.09326)][0.01181 (0.08617)][0.01289 (0.09290)]
BL 0.01201 (0.08874)0.01266 (0.09119)0.01149 (0.08649)0.01270 (0.09149)
[0.01118 (0.08561)][0.01274 (0.09196)][0.01126 (0.08554)][0.01251 (0.09036)]
BL 0.01126 (0.08480)0.01288 (0.09267)0.01164 (0.08756)0.01307 (0.09326)
[0.01149 (0.08640)][0.01261 (0.09249)][0.01106 (0.08521)][0.01335 (0.09481)]
BL 0.01119 (0.08567)0.01304 (0.09343)0.01135 (0.08484)0.01299 (0.09379)
[0.01158 (0.08676)][0.01234 (0.09038)][0.01209 (0.08853)][0.01310 (0.09310)]
BG 0.01109 (0.08496)0.01322 (0.09375)0.01137 (0.08565)0.01309 (0.09474)
[0.01111 (0.08467)][0.01287 (0.09549)][0.01176 (0.08690)][0.01279 (0.09197)]
BG 0.01187 (0.08821)0.01365 (0.09533)0.01191 (0.08832)0.01263 (0.09130)
[0.01147 (0.08608)][0.01289 (0.09229)][0.01126 (0.08621)][0.01298 (0.09259)]
BG 0.01135 (0.08535)0.01307 (0.09349)0.01126 (0.08878)0.01361 (0.09489)
[0.01197 (0.08815)][0.01257 (0.09113)][0.01145 (0.08588)][0.01251 (0.09138)]
BG 0.01199 (0.08802)0.01325 (0.09363)0.01232 (0.08958)0.01259 (0.09138)
[0.01166 (0.08674)][0.01299 (0.09296)][0.01138 (0.08564)][0.01302 (0.09359)]

100BS0.00967 (0.08273)0.01069 (0.08780)0.00935 (0.08153)0.01107 (0.08928)
[0.00936 (0.08143)][0.01087 (0.08831)][0.00929 (0.08039)][0.01084 (0.08928)]
BL 0.00984 (0.08327)0.01084 (0.08875)0.00867 (0.07797)0.01061 (0.08743)
[0.00961 (0.08267)][0.01090 (0.08894)][0.00969 (0.08240)][0.01093 (0.08894)]
BL 0.00951 (0.08128)0.01051 (0.08688)0.00975 (0.08276)0.01119 (0.08929)
[0.00925 (0.08078)][0.01043 (0.08648)][0.00963 (0.08201)][0.01110 (0.08923)]
BL 0.00937 (0.08062)0.01064 (0.08733)0.00929 (0.08096)0.01105 (0.08896)
[0.00973 (0.08233)][0.01101 (0.08887)][0.00969 (0.08302)][0.01118 (0.09015)]
BL 0.00952 (0.08184)0.01098 (0.08906)0.00966 (0.08244)0.01087 (0.08856)
[0.00994 (0.08372)][0.01102 (0.08887)][0.00938 (0.08141)][0.01094 (0.08877)]
BG 0.00895 (0.07874)0.01091 (0.08838)0.00946 (0.08088)0.01059 (0.08729)
[0.00926 (0.08019)][0.01093 (0.08855)][0.00955 (0.08214)][0.01108 (0.08918)]
BG 0.00914 (0.08047)0.01093 (0.08833)0.00956 (0.08156)0.01078 (0.08802)
[0.00897 (0.07956)][0.01091 (0.08844)][0.00985 (0.08260)][0.01001 (0.08491)]
BG 0.00929 (0.08071)0.01106 (0.08889)0.00921 (0.07979)0.01142 (0.09069)
[0.00963 (0.08220)][0.01111 (0.08947)][0.00975 (0.08284)][0.01092 (0.08865)]
BG 0.00936 (0.08122)0.01128 (0.09042)0.00990 (0.08379)0.01111 (0.08941)
[0.00961 (0.08213)][0.01072 (0.08811)][0.00947 (0.08152)][0.01132 (0.09072)]

GNP: generalised nonInformative prior, BG: general entropy loss function, BL: LINEX loss function, BS: squared error loss function.