Sampling Techniques / Edition 3

Sampling Techniques / Edition 3

by William G. Cochran
     
 

ISBN-10: 047116240X

ISBN-13: 9780471162407

Pub. Date: 08/01/1977

Publisher: Wiley

Clearly demonstrates a wide range of sampling methods now in use by governments, in business, market and operations research, social science, medicine, public health, agriculture, and accounting. Gives proofs of all the theoretical results used in modern sampling practice. New topics in this edition include the approximate methods developed for the problem of

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Clearly demonstrates a wide range of sampling methods now in use by governments, in business, market and operations research, social science, medicine, public health, agriculture, and accounting. Gives proofs of all the theoretical results used in modern sampling practice. New topics in this edition include the approximate methods developed for the problem of attaching standard errors or confidence limits to nonlinear estimates made from the results of surveys with complex plans.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471162407
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
08/01/1977
Series:
Wiley Series in Probability and Statistics Series, #96
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
448
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.91(d)

Table of Contents

Simple Random Sampling.

Sampling for Proportions and Percentages.

The Estimation of Sample Size.

Stratified Random Sampling.

Further Aspects of Stratified Sampling.

Ratio Estimators.

Regression Estimates.

Systematic Sampling.

Single-Stage Cluster Sampling: Clusters of Equal Sizes.

Single-Stage Cluster Sampling: Clusters of Unequal Sizes.

Subsampling with Units of Equal Size.

Subsampling with Units of Unequal Sizes.

Double Sampling.

Sources of Error in Surveys.

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