Which Sample Survey Strategy? A Review of Three Different Approaches


Chambers, R. L. (2003) Which Sample Survey Strategy? A Review of Three Different Approaches. Southampton, UK, Southampton Statistical Sciences Research Institute, 26pp. (S3RI Methodology Working Papers, (M03/20) ).

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Sample survey theory is concerned with methods of sampling from a finite population
of N units and then making inferences about finite population quantities on the basis of the sample data. A method of sampling coupled with a method of estimation given the sample data is often referred to as a sampling strategy, and typically corresponds to a set of rules which tell one how to obtain a sample of units from the finite population and then how to manipulate the resulting sample data to estimate the value of a quantity defined for the entire population.

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Subjects: H Social Sciences > HA Statistics
Divisions: University Structure - Pre August 2011 > Southampton Statistical Sciences Research Institute
ePrint ID: 8170
Date Deposited: 11 Jul 2004
Last Modified: 27 Mar 2014 18:01
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/8170

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