High Court Upholds 'Imputation' Count
- UTAH et al. v. EVANS, SECRETARY OF COMMERCE, et al.: appeal from the united states district court for the district of utah
. // Supreme Court Cases: The Twenty-first Century (2000 - Present);2009, p1
The article presents information on U.S. Supreme Court case Utah et al. v. Evans, Secretary of Commerce et al., case number 01-714, argued on March 27, 2002 and decided on June 20, 2002. The Bureau of Census use a methodology called imputation to derive most census information. The argument of...
- The Ordering and Wording of Questionnaire Items: Part I. O'Rourke, Thomas; O'Rourke, Diane // American Journal of Health Studies;2001, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p156
Part I. Focuses on the use of questionnaire in collecting data. Improvement of response rate and quality of data; Guidelines on the format of questionnaire; Development of a logical flow for the questionnaire.
- Multilevel analysis with messy data. Longford, N. // Statistical Methods in Medical Research;Dec2001, Vol. 10 Issue 6, p429
This paper reviews applications of the method of multiple imputation to dealing with multilevel data that have several kinds of imperfections. These are classified into two broad categories: missing values and imprecise measurement (corrupted recording). The role of the model describing the data...
- managing missing data. Vriens, Marco; Melton, Eric // Marketing Research;Fall2002, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p12
Presents information on single imputation methods for the use of multiple imputation for managing missing data in surveys. Available case method; Mean imputation; Random hot-deck imputation; Model-based multiple imputation. INSET: Assumption about the missing-ness mechanism.
- Multiple imputation in practice. // Statistical Methods in Medical Research;Jun2007, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p195
The article discusses various reports published within the issue, including one on the methods of performing multiple imputation and another one on a new way for sensitivity analysis.
- Research with economic microdata: The Census Bureau's Center for Economic Studies. McGuckin, Robert H.; Reznek, Arnold P. // Business Economics;Jul93, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p52
Discusses the function of the Census Bureau's Center for Economic Studies (CES). Linking of survey microdata over time to form longitudinal panels; Production of data products; Databases at CES; Manageable portions of information and confidentiality protection of aggregate data; Movement toward...
- The statistics corner: Update on Census Bureau economic data programs. Waite, Charles A. // Business Economics;Jul94, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p66
Describes program developments in the Bureau of the Census since mid-1988. 1992 economic census; Current programs providing data for service and manufacturing industries, international trade and microeconomic research; Increase in automated data collection and dissemination; Development of new...
- Census Director Cites Agency's Readiness Despite Question Over Counting Method. // Jet;09/28/98, Vol. 94 Issue 18, p6
Reports that in relation to which method would be accurate and most constitutional for the year 2000 count by the United States Census Bureau, a debate has formed between the Republicans and the administration of American President Bill Clinton. Comments from James F. Holmes, acting director of...
- Not responding to federal economic census may cost $500. // Las Vegas Business Press;12/22/97, Vol. 14 Issue 51, p10
Reports on the US Census Bureau's issuance of the forms for the 1997 Economic Census to business enterprises in Las Vegas, Nevada.