JAGS Model Conventions

Unless stated otherwise JAGS model code adopts the following naming conventions:

Where the terms are defined in a table it is assumed that:

For more information on fixed and random effects the reader is referred to Kery and Schaub (2011, 77–82).


Kery, Marc, and Michael Schaub. 2011. Bayesian Population Analysis Using WinBUGS : A Hierarchical Perspective. Boston: Academic Press. http://www.vogelwarte.ch/bpa.html.