Tools for Designing and Weighting Survey Samples

Functions and datasets to support Valliant, Dever, and Kreuter, Practical Tools for Designing and Weighting Survey Samples (2nd edition, 2018). Contains functions for sample size calculation for survey samples using stratified or clustered one-, two-, and three-stage sample designs. Other functions compute variance components for multistage designs and sample sizes in two-phase designs. A number of example data sets are included.


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1.2.5 by Richard Valliant, 3 days ago

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Authors: Richard Valliant , Jill A. Dever , Frauke Kreuter

Documentation:   PDF Manual  

Task views: Official Statistics & Survey Methodology, Official Statistics & Survey Statistics

GPL (>= 2) license

Suggests doBy, foreign, lpSolve, markdown, plyr, pps, Rcpp, reshape, roxygen2, sampling, samplingbook, survey, knitr, rmarkdown

Suggested by mcboost.

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