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Sampling techniques

William G. Cochran (Author)
This textbook presents a comprehensive account of sampling theory as it has been developed for use in sample surveys. It contains illustrations to show how the theory is applied in practice, and exercises to be worked by the student
Print Book, English, 1977
Wiley, New York, NY, 1977
xvi, 428 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
9780471162407, 9780471029397, 9788126515240, 047116240X, 0471029394, 8126515244
Simple random sampling
Sampling proportions and percentages
The estimation of sample size
Stratified random sampling
Further aspects of stratified sampling
Ratio estimators
Regression estimators
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 errors in surveys