14. Selected Topics in Sample Design and Estimation Methodology

  1. Paul S. Levy1 and
  2. Stanley Lemeshow2

Published Online: 30 SEP 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470374597.ch14

Sampling of Populations: Methods and Applications, Fourth Edition

Sampling of Populations: Methods and Applications, Fourth Edition

How to Cite

Levy, P. S. and Lemeshow, S. (2008) Selected Topics in Sample Design and Estimation Methodology, in Sampling of Populations: Methods and Applications, Fourth Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470374597.ch14

Author Information

  1. 1

    RTI International, Statistical Research Division, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina

  2. 2

    The Ohio State University, College of Public Health, Columbus, Ohio

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 SEP 2011
  2. Published Print: 15 JUL 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470040072

Online ISBN: 9780470374597

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Keywords:

  • sample design;
  • quality assurance sampling;
  • longitudinal studies;
  • simple random sampling;
  • network sampling

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • World Health Organization EPI Surveys: A Modification of PPS Sampling for Use in Developing Countries

  • Quality Assurance Sampling

  • Sample Sizes for Longitudinal Studies

  • Estimation of Prevalence of Diseases from Screening Studies

  • Estimation of Rare Events: Network Sampling

  • Estimation of Rare Events: Dual Samples

  • Estimation of Characteristics for Local Areas: Synthetic Estimation

  • Extraction of Sensitive Information: Randomized Response Techniques

  • Summary