## BAYESIAN ESTIMATION OF THE SHAPE PARAMETER OF GENERALIZED RAYLEIGH DISTRIBUTION UNDER SYMMETRIC AND ASYMMETRIC LOSS FUNCTIONS

PROJECT BODY: CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1 Background to the Study Statistical Inference is the branch of statistics concerned with using probability concept to deal with uncertainty in decision-making. It refers to the process of selecting a sample and using a sample statistic to draw inference about a given population parameter. The field of statistical inference is divided …