WinBUGS is described as 'is statistical software for Bayesian analysis using Markov chain Monte Carlo (MCMC) methods. It is based on the BUGS (Bayesian inference Using Gibbs Sampling)'. There are more than 10 alternatives to WinBUGS for Windows, Linux, Mac, Xfce and BSD. The best alternative is R (programming language), which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like WinBUGS are RStudio (Free, Open Source), PSPP (Free, Open Source), RKWard (Free, Open Source) and STATISTICA (Paid).
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