TITLE

Improving ratio-type quantile estimates in a finite population

AUTHOR(S)
Rueda, M.; Arcos, A.
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
Statistical Papers;Apr2004, Vol. 45 Issue 2, p231
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This paper presents a technique for improving the ratio method of estimation for finite population quantiles. The performance of this estimator with respect, to others is studied theoretically and empirically, for a wide variety of real and artificial populations, and includes simple random sampling and sampling proportional to an auxiliary variable.
ACCESSION #
13127501

 

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