Estimating variances for Statistics Canada health surveys: CS11-619/2005-16E-PDF

a comparison of the options available to users /

"In the analysis of survey data, variance estimation is of critical importance. When dealing with data collected through complex survey designs, variance estimation is typically obtained using one of two methods: Taylor linearization or replication. This paper gives an overview of the variance estimation methods available to users and the software programs that support them"--Abstract.

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Department/Agency Statistics Canada. Methodology Branch.
Title Estimating variances for Statistics Canada health surveys
Subtitle a comparison of the options available to users /
Series Title Working paper ;
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Language [English]
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Note Digitized edition from print [produced by Statistics Canada]. "HSMD-2005-016E." "August 2005."
Date 2005.
Number of Pages 27 p.
Catalogue Number
  • CS11-619/2005-16E-PDF
Departmental Catalogue Number 11-619E no. 2005-016
Subject Terms Methodology, Statistical analysis, Surveys