On this R-data statistics page, you will find information about the Cigarette data set which pertains to The Cigarette Consumption Panel Data Set . The Cigarette data set is found in the Ecdat R package. You can load the Cigarette data set in R by issuing the following command at the console data("Cigarette"). This will load the data into a variable called Cigarette. If R says the Cigarette data set is not found, you can try installing the package by issuing this command install.packages("Ecdat") and then attempt to reload the data. If you need to download R, you can go to the R project website. You can download a CSV (comma separated values) version of the Cigarette R data set. The size of this file is about 51,522 bytes.
The Cigarette Consumption Panel Data Set
a panel of 48 observations from 1985 to 1995
number of observations : 528
observation : regional
country : United States
A dataframe containing :
consumer price index
number of packs per capita
state personal income (total, nominal)
average state, federal, and average local excise taxes for fiscal year
average price during fiscal year, including sales taxes
average excise taxes for fiscal year, including sales taxes
Professor Jonathan Gruber, MIT.
Stock, James H. and Mark W. Watson (2003) Introduction to Econometrics, Addison-Wesley Educational Publishers, chapter 10.
Dataset imported from https://www.r-project.org.