UCL logo

UCL Discovery

UCL home » Library Services » Electronic resources » UCL Discovery

Some results in sampling theory when the units are selected with unequal probabilities

Durbin, J.; (1953) Some results in sampling theory when the units are selected with unequal probabilities. Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series B (Methodological) , 15 (2) pp. 262-269.

Full text not available from this repository.

Abstract

The main purpose of the present paper is to give a rule for calculating estimates of sampling error which can be applied to multi-stage designs of any degree of complexity. The rule is an extension of that given by Yates (1949) for the case of equal probabilities of selection. The paper goes on to discuss the relation between the theories of sampling with and without replacement and two approximate procedures are described which are easy to apply but lead to slight overestimates of sampling error.

Type: Article
Title: Some results in sampling theory when the units are selected with unequal probabilities
Publisher version: http://www.rss.org.uk/main.asp?page=1711
Language: English
UCL classification: UCL > School of Arts and Social Sciences > Faculty of Social and Historical Sciences > Economics
URI: http://discovery.ucl.ac.uk/id/eprint/18440
Downloads since deposit
0Downloads
Download activity - last month
Download activity - last 12 months
Downloads by country - last 12 months

Archive Staff Only

View Item View Item