This data set provides information on the fate of passengers on the fatal maiden voyage of the ocean liner Titanic, summarized according to economic status (Class), Age, Sex, and Survival.


A data.table object with 2201 observations and 4 variables. The discrete variables and their levels are as follows:

  • Class: 1st, 2nd, 3rd, Crew

  • Age: Child, Adult

  • Sex: Male, Female

  • Survived: Yes, No


Cornerstone sample dataset


Dawson, Robert J. MacG. (1995), The Unusual Episode Data Revisited. Journal of Statistics Education, 3.