How to choose the model for forecasting and how to know that model is fit or not?

forecasting
python

#1

Hello,
I am new in forecasting. I want to forecast the number of incoming call in customer care office.
I am using this link http://www.analyticsvidhya.com/blog/2016/02/time-series-forecasting-codes-python/ for forecast.
but how to I know that my dataset is time series base and my dataset is fit for arima model?


#2

@prakhar278

Hey there,

I guess this complete tutorial will help you in understanding the details of a time series.

http://www.analyticsvidhya.com/blog/2015/12/complete-tutorial-time-series-modeling/

Hope this helps .

Regards,
Neeraj


#3

thanks bro!!