Hi,

I’ve a multivariate time series data set which has 20 predictor variable. The target variable is a continuous variable. The data set is about “Employees Absenteeism” . The objective is

“How much losses every month can we project in 2011 if same trend of absenteeism continues?”

I’m new to time series thing. I’ve been told that it can be solved by other than time series model. Could you please help me with what are the other model with which we can perform the forecasting.

Attached dataset.

Your help would be much appreciated.

Many thanks!

Data Set.zip (20.4 KB)