International Journal of Statistics and Probability

International Journal of Statistics and Probability (ISSN: 1927-7032;  E-ISSN: 1927-7040) is an open-access, international, double-blind peer-reviewed journal published by the Canadian Center of Science and Education. This journal, published bimonthly (January, March, May, July, September and November) in both print and online versions, keeps readers up-to-date with the latest developments in all areas of statistics and probability.ijsp

The scopes of the journal include, but are not limited to, the following topics: computational statistics, design of experiments, sample survey, statistical modelling, statistical theory, probability theory.

This journal accepts article submissions online or by e-mail (


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  • EBSCOhost
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  • Library and Archives Canada
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  • ProQuest
  • Standard Periodical Directory
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What is e-Version FirstTM

e-Version First is a feature offered through our journal platform. It allows PDF version of manuscripts that have been peer reviewed and accepted, to be hosted online prior to their inclusion in a final printed journal. Readers can freely access or cite the article.

We aim to publish accepted manuscripts in e-Version First in two week's time after the final draft completed.


Paper Selection and Publication Process

a) Upon receipt of paper submission, the Editor sends an E-mail of confirmation to the corresponding author within 1-3 working days. If you fail to receive this confirmation, your submission/e-mail may be missed. Please contact the Editor in time for that.

b) Peer review. We use double-blind system for peer-review; both reviewers and authors’ identities remain anonymous. The paper will be peer-reviewed by three experts; two reviewers from outside and one editor from the journal typically involve in reviewing a submission. The review process may take 2-3 weeks.

c) Notification of the result of review by E-mail.

d) The authors revise paper and pay publication fee (300USD).

e) After publication, the corresponding author will receive two copies of printed journals, free of charge.

f) E-journal in PDF is available on the journal’s webpage, free of charge for download.


The publisher and journal have a policy of “Zero Tolerance on the Plagiarism”. We check the plagiarism issue through two methods: reviewer check and plagiarism prevention tool (

All submissions will be checked by iThenticate before being sent to reviewers.



Call for papers


We are now seeking submissions for Vol. 5, No. 1, January 2016 issue. Submission deadline: December 1, 2015.

Please find the journal’s profile at and submit your manuscripts online.

Authors are strongly encouraged to use the LaTeX style files to prepare their manuscript. You may submit your manuscript in the format of PDF or MS-Word to be reviewed, but if the paper is accepted to be published, you are required to provide the LaTeX source files or MS-Word.

Please find the LaTeX template here (Paper Template,Title Page Template) and the MS-Word template (Paper TemplateTitle Page Template)

If you have any questions, please e-mailto

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Publishing Statistics in 2015 Q3 Released


2015 Q3: Articles Received: 27; Accepted: 23; Rejected: 11; Published: 13; Retracted: 0

2015 Q2: Articles Received: 33; Accepted: 17; Rejected: 11; Published: 17; Retracted: 0

2015 Q1: Articles Received: 34; Accepted: 22; Rejected: 13; Published: 16; Retracted: 0

2014: Articles Received: 105; Accepted: 58; Rejected: 51; Published: 42; Retracted: 0

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Recruitment for Reviewers


We are recruiting reviewers for the journal. If you are interested in becoming a reviewer, we welcome you to join us. Please find the application form and details at and e-mail the completed application form to

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Vol 5, No 1 (2016): e-Version First

International Journal of Statistics and Probability, Vol. 5, No. 1, January 2016, e-Version FirstTM

Table of Contents


Gauss M. Cordeiro, Edwin M. M. Ortega, G. G. Hamedani, Diogo A. Garcia
Michael Brimacombe
Lynn McDonald
Isaac O. Ajao, Femi J. Ayoola, Joseph O. Iyaniwura
Chuanhua Wei, Xiaonan Wang