AustralianCredit: A Credit Approval Dataset

This dataset concerns credit card applications and represent positive and negative instances of people who were and were not granted credit. It has served as an important test data set for several credit-scoring algorithms. This dataset was introduced by Quinlan (1987).

Dataset information

A data frame with 690 observations on the following 15 variables.


Lichman, M. (2013). UCI machine learning repository. Link

Quinlan, R. (1987). “Simplifying decision trees”, Int J Man-Machine Studies 27, pp. 221-234.