Six. Selective Editing

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

Published Online: 4 APR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470904848.ch6

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) Selective Editing, in Handbook of Statistical Data Editing and Imputation, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470904848.ch6

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:

  • selective editing and methods - input editing or micro-selection methods, to incoming record, and determining a threshold value;
  • selection at macro-level or macro-editing - macro-selection techniques differing from micro-selection procedures, in identifying anomalous values;
  • “interactive editing” - for modern computer-assisted manual editing - statistical editing of survey data, part of processing survey data

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Historical Notes

  • Micro-selection: The Score Function Approach

  • Selection at the Macro-level

  • Interactive Editing

  • Summary and Conclusions

  • References