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Sampling of populations : methods and applications

Author: Paul S Levy; Stanley Lemeshow
Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, ©2008.
Series: Wiley series in survey methodology.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 4th edView all editions and formats
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This book is an all-inclusive resource on the basic and most current practices in population sampling. Find the essential statistical methods for survey design and analysis, while also exploring techniques that have developed over the past decade. Understand the basic concepts and procedures that accompany real-world sample surveys, such as sampling designs, problems of missing data, statistical analysis of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Levy, Paul S.
Sampling of populations.
Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, ©2008
(OCoLC)693133487
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Paul S Levy; Stanley Lemeshow
ISBN: 9780470040072 0470040076
OCLC Number: 213765571
Description: xxxi, 576 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Part 1. Basic concepts --
1. Use of sample surveys --
2. The population and the sample --
Part 2. Major sampling designs and estimation procedures --
3. Simple random sampling --
4. systematic sampling --
5. stratification and stratified random sampling --
6. Stratified random sampling: further issues --
7. Ratio estimation --
8. Cluster sampling: introduction and overview --
9. Simple one-stage cluster sampling --
10. Two-stage cluster sampling; clusters sampled with equal probability --
11. Cluster sampling in which clusters are sampled with unequal probability: probability proportional to size sampling --
12. Variance estimation in complex sample surveys --
Part 3. Selected topics in sample survey methodology --
13. Nonresponse and missing data in sample surveys --
14. Selected topics in sample design and estimation methodology --
15. Telephone survey sampling --
16. Constructing the survey weights --
17. Strategies for design-based analysis of a sample survey data --
Appendix --
Answers to selected exercises --
Index.
Series Title: Wiley series in survey methodology.
Responsibility: Paul S. Levy, Stanley Lemeshow.
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Sampling of Populations: Methods and Applications, 4th Edition is an all-inclusive resource on the basic and most current practices in population sampling. Find the essential statistical methods for  Read more...

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