The following data gives the number of deaths due to accidental falls occurring in in the United States by Month
Month Number of deaths
(a) Using Stata or otherwise, calculate the expected number of deaths for each month if the probability of
accidental death is the same for each month. Report the results in a table.
(b) Is the data consistent with a uniform probability of death from accidental fall over time? Justify your answer
with the results from an appropriate statistical test.
(c) Is there evidence of a seasonal pattern of deaths? Explain why.