Labour Force Survey data quality: CS11-619/96-2-PDF

Qualité des données à l'Enquête sur la population active /

"To ensure and monitor the quality of the Labour Force Survey (LFS) data, an intensive data quality program has been developped over the years for this survey. This document concentrates first on the quality indicators produced regularly for the LFS to measure and monitor survey data quality. Then, there is a brief description of the tools at the disposal of the LFS data users to determine the size of sampling errors and of nonsampling errors. The various committees set up within the LFS to coordinate all the activities of this survey and oversee its operations are subsequently discussed. To follow, an overview of the LFS programs in place to ensure the quality of data released by this survey is presented. Finally, certain LFS research programs to ensure survey data quality are discussed"--Abstract.

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Department/Agency Statistics Canada. Methodology Branch.
Title Labour Force Survey data quality
Subtitle Qualité des données à l'Enquête sur la population active /
Series Title Working paper ;
Publication Type Series - View Master Record
Language Bilingual-[English | French]
Format Electronic
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Note Digitized edition from print [produced by Statistics Canada]. "HSMD-96-002E/F." "July 1996."
Date 1996.
Number of Pages 31, 33 p.
Catalogue Number
  • CS11-619/96-2-PDF
Departmental Catalogue Number 11-619E no. 96-02
Subject Terms Methodology, Statistical analysis, Surveys