Table 1: MSEs and Abs. Biases (in parenthesis) for the survival function .
 25 0.01577 (0.09892) 0.01613 (0.10131) 0.01644 (0.10076) 0.01635 (0.10273) BS 0.01581 (0.09909) 0.01618 (0.10149) 0.01648 (0.10092) 0.01639 (0.10290) BL 0.01681 (0.10213) 0.01731 (0.10556) 0.01564 (0.09971) 0.01707 (0.10299) BL 0.01613 (0.10035) 0.01732 (0.10361) 0.01625 (0.10014) 0.01687 (0.10428) BL 0.01604 (0.09968) 0.01742 (0.10428) 0.01629 (0.10079) 0.01711 (0.10437) BL 0.01623 (0.10091) 0.01753 (0.10573) 0.01578 (0.09839) 0.01708 (0.10266) BG 0.01568 (0.09809) 0.01770 (0.10566) 0.01520 (0.09737) 0.01667 (0.10269) BG 0.01565 (0.09855) 0.01774 (0.10563) 0.01565 (0.09976) 0.01721 (0.10453) BG 0.01495 (0.09495) 0.01613 (0.10047) 0.01549 (0.09792) 0.01722 (0.10326) BG 0.01589 (0.09983) 0.01686 (0.10303) 0.01549 (0.09711) 0.01812 (0.10809) 50 0.01179 (0.08736) 0.01370 (0.09561) 0.01155 (0.08619) 0.01274 (0.09169) BS 0.01180 (0.08741) 0.01371 (0.09566) 0.01156 (0.08624) 0.01276 (0.09174) BL 0.01160 (0.08666) 0.01354 (0.09606) 0.01164 (0.08681) 0.01299 (0.09248) BL 0.01137 (0.08563) 0.01246 (0.09134) 0.01144 (0.08683) 0.01299 (0.09263) BL 0.01180 (0.08794) 0.01275 (0.09056) 0.01199 (0.08865) 0.01282 (0.09201) BL 0.01192 (0.08840) 0.01353 (0.09489) 0.01197 (0.08823) 0.01239 (0.09009) BG 0.01179 (0.08768) 0.01312 (0.09299) 0.01139 (0.08609) 0.01263 (0.09120) BG 0.01799 (0.08722) 0.01259 (0.09168) 0.01109 (0.08408) 0.01274 (0.09257) BG 0.01143 (0.08651) 0.01320 (0.09432) 0.01136 (0.08635) 0.01273 (0.09260) BG 0.01159 (0.08686) 0.01229 (0.09049) 0.01133 (0.08472) 0.01306 (0.09325) 100 0.00969 (0.08234) 0.01108 (0.08929) 0.00915 (0.07937) 0.01119 (0.08962) BS 0.00969 (0.08235) 0.01108 (0.08931) 0.00715 (0.07938) 0.01119 (0.08963) BL 0.00953 (0.08105) 0.01109 (0.08969) 0.00932 (0.08059) 0.01136 (0.09084) BL 0.00938 (0.08148) 0.01062 (0.08779) 0.00952 (0.08159) 0.01056 (0.08705) BL 0.00945 (0.08189) 0.01087 (0.08877) 0.00746 (0.08212) 0.01067 (0.08779) BL 0.00970 (0.08226) 0.01111 (0.08950) 0.00943 (0.08102) 0.01078 (0.08804) BG 0.00951 (0.08202) 0.01132 (0.09110) 0.00916 (0.07991) 0.01124 (0.09032) BG 0.00958 (0.08190) 0.01085 (0.08838) 0.00933 (0.08117) 0.01071 (0.08810) BG 0.00905 (0.07915) 0.01118 (0.08959) 0.00845 (0.08126) 0.01068 (0.08739) BG 0.00893 (0.07912) 0.01071 (0.08751) 0.00946 (0.08176) 0.01124 (0.09051)
: maximum likelihood, BG: general entropy loss function, BL: LINEX loss function, BS: squared error loss function.