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A confidentiality framework for magnitude data: CS11-613/91-8E-PDF

"Data collected by Statistical Agencies are almost always collected under the seal of confidentiality. To ensure confidentiality. Statistical Agencies use various methods to avoid or limit the risk of statistical disclosure. Most of these methods have been developed without a rigorous definition of statistical disclosure. This explains the difference that can observed between the methods used by a Statistical Agency. We propose a confidentiality framework for magnitude data that allow for the development of a consistent methodology accross all products of a Statistical Agency. The cornerstone of the framework is a definition of statistical disclosure"--Abstract.

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Department/Agency Statistics Canada. Social Survey Methods Division.
Title A confidentiality framework for magnitude data
Series Title Working paper ;
Publication Type Series - View Master Record
Language [English]
Format Electronic
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Note "Working paper no. SSMD-91-008 E." "May 1991." Digitized edition from print [produced by Statistics Canada].
Date 1991.
Number of Pages 12 p.
Catalogue Number
  • CS11-613/91-8E-PDF
Departmental Catalogue Number 11-613E
Subject Terms Statistical analysis, Methodology