A New Concept for Tuning Design Weights in Survey Sampling
  • Author : Sarjinder Singh
  • Release Date : 17 November 2015
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Genre : Mathematics
  • Pages : 316
  • ISBN 13 : 9780081005958

Download or read book entitled A New Concept for Tuning Design Weights in Survey Sampling written by Sarjinder Singh and published by Academic Press online. This book was released on 17 November 2015 with total pages 316. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: A New Concept for Tuning Design Weights in Survey Sampling: Jackknifing in Theory and Practice introduces the new concept of tuning design weights in survey sampling by presenting three concepts: calibration, jackknifing, and imputing where needed. This new methodology allows survey statisticians to develop statistical software for analyzing data in a more precisely and friendly way than with existing techniques. Explains how to calibrate design weights in survey sampling Discusses how Jackknifing is needed in design weights in survey sampling Describes how design weights are imputed in survey sampling