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MATH 6610. Sampling Theory

Code Title Credits Contact
Course Code MATE 6610
Course Title Sampling Theory
Credits 3
Hours 3 per week
Prerequisites MATH 6602
Description Sample survey theory and design. Simple random, stratified, systematic, and cluster samples. Probability proportional to size sampling. Estimation of population parameters. Ratio, difference and regression type estimators. Use of auxiliary information. Confidence intervals. Optimum choice of sample size. Strata allocation. Selection probabilities. Double sampling and repetitive surveys. Non-sampling errors, randomized response. Sufficiency principle in sample survey model. Superpopulation models.
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