Choices of alpha value in regression composite estimation for the Canadian Labour Force Survey : impacts and evaluation / Edward J. Chen and T. P. Liu.: CS11-619/2002-5E-PDF
"The Canadian Labour Force Survey (LFS) is a continuous monthly survey with a complex rotating panel design where there is a 5/6 sample overlap between any two consecutive months. After extensive studies, including the investigation of a number of alternative methods for exploiting the sample overlap to improve the quality of estimates, the LFS has chosen and implemented a regression composite estimation method. Currently, a compromise linear estimator between level and monthly change driven estimates with the a value of 2/3 is implemented. This study is to evaluate a broad range of a values on many different LFS characteristics and its impacts on the final survey weights"--Abstract.
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|Department/Agency||Canada. Statistics Canada. Methodology Branch.|
|Title||Choices of alpha value in regression composite estimation for the Canadian Labour Force Survey : impacts and evaluation / Edward J. Chen and T. P. Liu.|
|Series title||Working paper ; 2002-5|
|Publication type||Series - View Master Record|
|Electronic document|| |
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|Note(s)|| Digitized edition from print [produced by Statistics Canada]. |
Includes bibliographic references.
|Publishing information||[Ottawa] : Statistics Canada, 2002.|
|Author / Contributor|| Chen, Edward J. |
Liu, T. P.
|Description||30,  p.|
|Catalogue number|| |
|Departmental catalogue number||11-619E no. 2002-05|
|Subject terms||Methodology, Statistical analysis, Surveys|
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