One. Introduction to Statistical Data Editing and Imputation

  1. Ton de Waal,
  2. Jeroen Pannekoek and
  3. Sander Scholtus

Published Online: 4 APR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470904848.ch1

Handbook of Statistical Data Editing and Imputation

Handbook of Statistical Data Editing and Imputation

How to Cite

de Waal, T., Pannekoek, J. and Scholtus, S. (2011) Introduction to Statistical Data Editing and Imputation, in Handbook of Statistical Data Editing and Imputation, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470904848.ch1

Author Information

  1. Statistics Netherlands

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 APR 2011
  2. Published Print: 7 MAR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470542804

Online ISBN: 9780470904848

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Keywords:

  • statistical data editing and imputation - National Statistical Institutes (NSIs), effort and resources into statistical data editing;
  • statistical data editing and imputation process, erroneous records - erroneous values in records, localized and new values estimated for erroneous values;
  • editing during data collection phase - correct data being acquired in data collection phase

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Statistical Data Editing and Imputation in the Statistical Process

  • Data, Errors, Missing Data, and Edits

  • Basic Methods for Statistical Data Editing and Imputation

  • An Edit and Imputation Strategy

  • References