What is included with this book?
Introduction | |
A Sample Controversy | |
Requirements of a Good Sample | |
Selection Bias | |
Measurement Error | |
Questionnaire Design | |
Sampling and Nonsampling Errors | |
Simple Probability Samples | |
Types of Probability Samples | |
Framework for Probability Sampling | |
Simple Random Sampling | |
Sampling Weights | |
Confidence Intervals | |
Sample Size Estimation | |
Systematic Sampling | |
Randomization Theory Results for Simple Random Sampling | |
A Model for Simple Random Sampling | |
When Should a Simple Random Sample Be Used? | |
Chapter Summary | |
Stratified Sampling | |
What is Stratified Sampling? Theory of Stratified Sampling | |
Sampling Weights | |
Allocating Observations to Strata | |
Defining Strata | |
A Model for Stratified Sampling | |
Poststratification | |
Quota Sampling | |
Chapter Summary | |
Ratio and Regression Estimation | |
Ratio Estimation | |
Regression Estimation | |
Estimation in Domains | |
Models for Ratio and Regression Estimation | |
Comparison | |
Chapter Summary | |
Cluster Sampling with Equal Probabilities | |
Notation for Cluster Sampling | |
One-Stage Cluster Sampling | |
Two-Stage Cluster Sampling | |
Using Weights in Cluster Samples | |
Designing a Cluster Sample | |
Systematic Sampling | |
Models for Cluster Sampling | |
Summary | |
Chapter Summary | |
Sampling With Unequal Probabilities | |
Sampling One Primary Sampling Unit | |
One-Stage Sampling with Replacement | |
Two-Stage Sampling with Replacement | |
Unequal Probability Sampling Without Replacement | |
Examples of Unequal Probability Samples | |
Randomization Theory Results and Proofs | |
Models and Unequal Probability Sampling | |
Chapter Summary | |
Complex Surveys | |
Assembling Design Components | |
Sampling Weights | |
Estimating a Distribution Function | |
Plotting Data From a Complex Survey | |
Design Effects | |
The National Crime Victimization Survey | |
Sampling and Experiment Design | |
Chapter Summary | |
Nonresponse | |
Effects of Ignoring Nonresponse | |
Designing Surveys to Reduce Nonsampling Errors | |
Callbacks and Two-Phase Sampling | |
Mechanisms for Nonresponse | |
Weighting Methods for Nonresponse | |
Imputation | |
Parametric Models for Nonresponse | |
What is An Acceptable Response Rate? | |
Chapter Summary | |
Variance Estimation in Complex Surveys | |
Linearization (Taylor Series) Methods | |
Random Group Methods | |
Resampling and Replication Methods | |
Generalized Variance Functions | |
Confidence Intervals | |
Chapter Summary | |
Categorical Data Analysis in Complex Surveys | |
Chi-Squared Tests with Multinomial Sampling | |
Effects of Survey Design on Chi-Squared Tests | |
Corrections to Chi-Squared Tests | |
Loglinear Models | |
Chapter Summary | |
Regression With Complex Survey Data | |
Model-based Regression in Simple Random Samples | |
Regression in Complex Surveys | |
Should Weights be Used in Regression? Mixed Models for Cluster Samples | |
Logistic Regression | |
Generalized Regression Estimation for Population Totals | |
Chapter Summary | |
Two Phase Sampling | |
Two-Phase Sampling for Stratification | |
Two-Phase Sampling for Ratio Estimation | |
Theory of Two-Phase Sampling | |
Chapter Summary | |
Estimating Population Size | |
Capture-Recapture Estimates | |
Contingency Tables for Capture-Recapture Experiments | |
Assessing Undercoverage | |
Chapter Summary | |
Rare Populations and Small Areas | |
What is a Rare Population? Sampling for Rare Events | |
Estimation in Domains, Revisited | |
Small Area Estimation | |
Chapter Summary | |
Survey Quality | |
Coverage Error | |
Nonresponse Error | |
Measurement Error | |
Sensitive Questions | |
Processing Error | |
Sampling Error | |
Interaction of Error Sources | |
The Future of Sampling | |
Chapter Summary | |
The Survey Program | |
Probability Concepts Used in Sampling | |
Probability | |
Random Variables and Expected Value | |
Conditional Probability | |
Conditional Expectation | |
Data Sets | |
Computer Codes Used for Examples | |
Statistical Table | |
References | |
Author Index | |
Subject Index | |
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