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JOS archive (1985–2012)

Here you find JOS articles from 1985 to 2012. All articles are in PDF format and in full text. You are free to use and download the articles as long as you mention the source (JOS: Statistics Sweden). Articles from 2013 and forward are found at JOS website: www.jos.nu

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Title Author Volume:Issue Month Year Key words
Letter to the Editor, A New Functional Form for Price Indexes' Elementary Aggregates (pdf) 10:1 March 1994
Disclosure Control for Census Microdata (pdf) Chris Skinner, Catherine Marsh, Stan Openshaw, and Colin Wymer 10:1 March 1994 Disclosure control; disclosure risk; identification; population uniqueness.
Estimating the Size of Hidden Populations Using Snowball Sampling (pdf) Ove Frank and Tom Snijders 10:1 March 1994 Network sampling; random graphs; link-tracing designs.
Household Income Reporting: An Analysis of U.S. Consumer Expenditure Survey Data (pdf) Thesia I. Garner and Laura A. Blanciforti 10:1 March 1994 Incomplete income response; household survey data; socioeconomic characteristics; expenditures; binomial logit analysis.
Miscellanea, Electronic Data Collection at the National Center for Education Statistics: Successes in the Collection of Library Data (pdf) Carrol Benner Kindel 10:1 March 1994 Survey; processing; diskette; PC software; methods.
Conflicts Between the Needs for Access to Statistical Information and Demands for Confidentiality (pdf) Stephen E. Fienberg 10:2 June 1994 Cell suppression; confidentiality; intruders; masking; microdata access; probabilistic data disclosure.
Cost-Efficiency and the Number of Allowable Call Attempts in the National Health Interview Survey (pdf) William D. Kalsbeek, Steven L. Botman, James T. Massey, and Pao-Wen Liu 10:2 June 1994 Nonresponse; callbacks; survey cost; design optimization.
Estimating Totals and Distribution Functions Using Auxiliary Information at the Estimation Stage (pdf) J.N.K. Rao 10:2 June 1994 Calibration estimators; conditional probability sampling approach; model-assisted approach.
Bayesian Predictive Inference for Multivariate Sample Surveys (pdf) Balgobin Nandram 10:2 June 1994 Deleted residuals; Gibbs sampler; longitudinal; mean squared error; re-transformation; two-stage sampling.
Decentralised CATI Versus Paper and Pencil Interviewing: Effects on the Results in the Swedish Labour Force Surveys (pdf) Lars R. Bergman, Karl-Erik Kristiansson, Anita Olofsson, and Margaretha Säfström 10:2 June 1994 CATI; CAPI; computer assisted interviewing; telephone interviewing; data quality; measurement error; labour force survey.
Audio and Video Computer Assisted Self-Interviewing: Preliminary Tests of New Technologies for Data Collection (pdf) James M. O'Reilly, Michael L. Hubbard, Judith T. Lessler, Paul P. Biemer, and Charles F. Turner 10:2 June 1994 Survey measurement; survey technology; computer assisted interviewing (CAI); Audio-CASI; Video-CASI; self-administered questionnaires; sensitive behaviors; sexual behavior measurement; drug use measurement; income measurement.
Miscellanea, Training Government Statisticians in Zimbabwe – An Update (pdf) Mark Woodward 10:2 June 1994 Zimbabwe; training; manpower development.
In Other Journals, THE REVIEW OF INCOME AND WEALTH (pdf) 10:2 June 1994
Book Reviews (pdf) 10:2 June 1994
Experiments with Variance Estimation from Survey Data with Imputed Values (pdf) Hyunshik Lee, Eric Rancourt, and Carl E. Särndal 10:3 September 1994 Model-assisted approach; ratio imputation; multiple imputation; Monte Carlo study.
Analysis of Sample Based Capture-Recapture Experiments (pdf) Juha M. Alho 10:3 September 1994 Catch effort; Horvitz-Thompson; optimization; post enumeration survey; variance estimation.
Respondent Strategies for Recall of Crime Victimization Incidents (pdf) Ronald Czaja, Johnny Blair, Barbara Bickart, and Elizabeth Eastman 10:3 September 1994 Recall errors; memory search; anchor points; length of reference period; response errors; questionnaire design.
Differences in the Measurement of Employment in the Labour Force Surveys in the European Community (pdf) Aloïs Van Bastelaer 10:3 September 1994 Employment measurement; international comparability; questionnaire design.
Continuous Quality Improvement for Survey Operations: Some General Principles and Applications (pdf) Paul Biemer and Rachel Caspar 10:3 September 1994 Total Quality Management; industry and occupation coding; quality control.
Problems of Screening for Poverty Status (pdf) John F. Moeller and Nancy A. Mathiowetz 10:3 September 1994 Measurement error; oversampling; misclassification; statistical modeling; expected income.
Miscellanea, Statistical Standards: A Global Perspective (pdf) Edward G. Schilling 10:3 September 1994 Standards; ISO; IEC; ASTM; ASQC.
In Other Journals, SURVEY METHODOLOGY, A Journal Published by Statistics Canada, Volume 20, Number 1, June 1994 (pdf) 10:3 September 1994
Book Reviews (pdf) 10:3 September 1994
The Relative Empirical Validity of Dependent and Independent Data Collection in a Panel Survey (pdf) Daniel H. Hill 10:4 December 1994 Panel surveys; change measures; measurement error.
Variance Estimation for the Regression Imputed Horvitz-Thompson Estimator (pdf) Jean-Claude Deville and Carl-Erik Särndal 10:4 December 1994 Nonresponse; imputation; auxiliary information; unconfounded response mechanism; model assisted inference.
A Method for Variance Estimation of Non-Linear Functions of Totals in Surveys – Theory and Software Implementation (pdf) Claes Andersson and Lennart Nordberg 10:4 December 1994 Survey sampling; variance estimation; statistical software.
Reweighting and Variance Estimation for the Characteristics of Business Owners Survey (pdf) Phillip S. Kott 10:4 December 1994 Unit nonresponse; quasi-randomization; parametric model; quasi-design unbiased.
Optimal Winsorizing Cutoffs for a Stratified Finite Population Estimator (pdf) P.N. Kokic and P.A. Bell 10:4 December 1994 Finite population; expansion estimator; Winsorized estimator; simple random sampling.
Significance Editing in the Australian Survey of Average Weekly Earnings (pdf) David Lawrence and Chris McDavitt 10:4 December 1994 Data quality; editing; respondent burden; respondent re-contact; survey costs.
Miscellanea, Automated Coding of Census Data (pdf) Damir Kalpic´ 10:4 December 1994 Character recognition; coding algorithm; intelligent optic readers.
Special Note, Announcement, LIS Scandinavian/European Workshop (pdf) 10:4 December 1994
Book Review (pdf) 10:4 December 1994
Corrigendum (pdf) 10:4 December 1994
Editorial Collaborators (pdf) 10:4 December 1994
Controlling Invasion of Privacy in Surveys of Change Over Time – A Non-Technical Review (pdf) Tore Dalenius 11:1 March 1995
ISI: Towards the 21st Century (pdf) Zoltan Kenessey 11:1 March 1995
Changes in Statistical Technology (pdf) Wouter J. Keller 11:1 March 1995 Information technology; Official statistics; EDI; electronic dissemination.
Challenges Facing the United Kingdom Central Statistical Office (pdf) William McLennan 11:1 March 1995
Preface (pdf) 11:1 March 1995
The Statistical Profession and the Chartered Statistician (CStat) (pdf) T.M.F. Smith 11:1 March 1995 Certification; professionalism; statistical associations.
Planning the Methodology Work Program in a Statistical Agency (pdf) Susan Linacre 11:1 March 1995
Ten Years of the Journal of Official Statistics (pdf) Fritz Scheuren 11:1 March 1995
Methods for Design Effects (pdf) Leslie Kish 11:1 March 1995
A Decade of Questions (pdf) Nora Cate Schaeffer 11:1 March 1995
Theoretical Motivation for Post-Survey Nonresponse Adjustment in Household Surveys (pdf) Robert M. Groves and Mick P. Couper 11:1 March 1995
Relevant Official Statistics, Some Reflections on Conceptual and Operational Issues (pdf) Tore Dalenius 1:1 March 1985
Increasing Response to Personally-Delivered Mail-Back Questionnaires (pdf) Don A. Dillman, Dana E. Dolsen, and Gary E. Machlis 11:2 June 1995 Mail survey; response rate; social exchange; foot-in-the-door.
Data Quality in a CAPI Survey: Keying Errors (pdf) Lynn Dielman and Mick P. Couper 11:2 June 1995 Computer assisted interviewing; interviewer errors.
Understanding the Standardized/Non-Standardized Interviewing Controversy (pdf) Paul Beatty 11:2 June 1995 Survey research interviewing; data collection; open-ended questions.
The Evolution and Development of Agricultural Statistics at the United States Department of Agriculture (pdf) Frederic A. Vogel 11:2 June 1995 Forecasts; estimates; probability sampling; sampling frame.
Methodological Principles for a Generalized Estimation System at Statistics Canada (pdf) V. Estevao, M.A. Hidiroglou, and C.E. Sa¨rndal 11:2 June 1995 Generalized regression estimator; auxiliary information; model groups; model level; model type.
An Agenda for Research in Statistical Disclosure Limitation (pdf) Lawrence H. Cox and Laura V. Zayatz 11:2 June 1995 Confidentiality; microdata; tabular data; disclosure limitation.
Miscellanea, The Central Register of Population of the Republic of Slovenia (pdf) Irena Tršinar 11:2 June 1995 Population statistics; demography; personal identification number; administrative registers; Slovenia.
Book Review (pdf) 11:2 June 1995
In Other Journals, SURVEY METHODOLOGY, A Journal Published by Statistics Canada Volume 20, Number 2, December 1994 (pdf) 11:2 June 1995
Editorial Statement (pdf) 1:1 March 1985
Sources of Data on Socio-Economic Differential Mortality in the United States (pdf) Donna L. Hoyert, Gopal K. Singh, and Harry M. Rosenberg 11:3 September 1995 Vital statistics; mortality; data sources.
Quantifying Errors in the Swedish Consumer Price Index (pdf) Jörgen Dalén 11:3 September 1995 Mean squared error; quasi-randomisation; bias estimation; nonsampling error.
Estimating Distribution Functions with Auxiliary Information using Poststratification (pdf) P.L.D. Nascimento Silva and C.J. Skinner 11:3 September 1995 Regression estimation; finite population; survey data; sampling; linear weighting.
Weighing Anchors: Verbal and Numeric Labels for Response Scales (pdf) Colm O'Muircheartaigh, George Gaskell, and Daniel B. Wright 11:3 September 1995 Response alternatives; measurement error; CASM; question wording; rating scales.
Pretesting Procedures at Statistics Sweden's Measurement, Evaluation and Development Laboratory (pdf) Lars R. Bergman 11:3 September 1995 Pretesting; cognitive laboratory; questionnaire development; mail questionnaires.
Miscellanea, A Bibliography on Telephone Survey Methodology (pdf) Anwer Khurshid and Hardeo Sahai 11:3 September 1995
Special Note Announcement, First Call for Presentations, DATA EDITING WORKSHOP AND EXPOSITION (pdf) 11:3 September 1995
In Other Journals, ILO Bulletin of Labour Statistics (pdf) 11:3 September 1995
Chance, Statistics, Sampling (pdf) Leslie Kish 1:1 March 1985
Comparison Between Maximum Likelihood and Bayes Methods for Estimation of Binomial Probability with Sample Compositing (pdf) Yogendra P. Chaubey and Weiming Li 11:4 December 1995 Batch sampling; composite sample; Bayes estimate; MLE; bias correction.
Editing Statistical Records by Neural Networks (pdf) Svein Nordbotten 11:4 December 1995 Editing; imputation; neural networks; synthetic data generation.
Computer-assisted Personal Interviewing: An Experimental Evaluation of Data Quality and Cost (pdf) Reginald P. Baker, Norman M. Bradburn, and Robert A. Johnson 11:4 December 1995 Technical feasibility; portable computers; stratified sampling; random assignment; matching; field management; completion rate; skip pattern; missing data; mode effects; response effects.
Questionnaire Effects on Measurements of Race and Spanish Origin (pdf) Nancy Bates, Elizabeth A. Martin, Theresa J. DeMaio, and Manuel de la Puente 11:4 December 1995 Batch Sampling; composite sample; Bayes estimate; MLE; bias correction.
A Content Analysis of Advance Letters from Expenditure Surveys of Seven Countries (pdf) Martin Luppes 11:4 December 1995 Advance letters; expenditure survey; content analysis.
In Other Journals, SURVEY METHODOLOGY, A Journal Published by Statistics Canada Volume 21, Number 1, June 1995 (pdf) 11:4 December 1995
Editorial Collaborators (pdf) 11:4 December 1995
How Survey Methodologists Communicate (pdf) Carl-Erik Särndal 1:1 March 1985 Survey sampling, design-based, model-based, inference, confidence intervals, (generalized) regression estimator.
The Utility of the Cube Root of Income (pdf) Joseph E. Schwartz 1:1 March 1985
Statistical Database Management, The Relational Approach Meets the Special Needs and Basic Requirements of a Statistical Office (pdf) T. Michael Jeays 1:1 March 1985
Miscellanea, The Century-Old History of a Brand-New Journal (pdf) Martin Ribe 1:1 March 1985
Training Government Statisticians in Zimbabwe (pdf) Mark Woodward 1:1 March 1985 Government statistical services, Zimbabwe, manpower supply, training, career development.
Letters to the Editor, All Those Journals (pdf) 1:1 March 1985
Book Reviews (pdf) 1:1 March 1985
Comment (pdf) Mary H. Mulry 12:1 March 1996
Rejoinder (pdf) Joseph B. Kadane 12:1 March 1996
In Other Journals, Statistical Journal of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (pdf) 12:1 March 1996
Some Important Issues in Questionnaire Development (pdf) Richard Platek 1:2 June 1985 Questionnaire; questionnaire development; survey design.
Robust Case-Weighting for Multipurpose Establishment Surveys (pdf) R.L. Chambers 12:1 March 1996 Sample surveys; sample weighting; model-based approach; ridge regression; nonparametric regression.
Maximizing the Overlap of Sample Units for Two Designs with Simultaneous Selection (pdf) Lawrence R. Ernst 12:1 March 1996 Controlled selection; Current Population Survey; overlap maximization; stratification.
Laboratory and Field Response Research Studies for the 1980 Census of Population in the United States (pdf) Naomi D. Rothwell 1:2 June 1985 Applied behavior analysis; columnar form; linear form; laboratory experiment; laboratory or systematic observation.
Estimates of National Hospital Use from Administrative Data and Personal Interviews (pdf) Sally C. Stearns, Mary Grace Kovar, Kevin Hayes, and Gary G. Koch 12:1 March 1996 Longitudinal Study of Aging; self-reports; proxy reports.
Testing/Assessing Question Quality – Some Swedish Experiences (pdf) Mats Thorslund and Bo Wärneryd 1:2 June 1985 Survey question testing/assessment; reliability; validity; efficiency.
Contact-Level Influences on Cooperation in Face-to-Face Surveys (pdf) Robert M. Groves and Mick P. Couper 12:1 March 1996 Survey nonresponse; response propensity models; householder-interviewer interaction.
Informal Testing as A Means of Questionnaire Development (pdf) Dawn D. Nelson 1:2 June 1985 Questionnaire; informal test; pretest; pilot study; data collection; survey planning; and survey research.
A Bayesian Approach to Designing U.S. Census Sampling for Reapportionment (pdf) Joseph B. Kadane 12:1 March 1996 Census adjustment; equity in reapportionment; Hill method of equal proportions; loss functions; small distance asymptotics; Webster method.
Flow Charts: A Tool for Developing and Understanding Survey Questionnaires (pdf) Thomas B. Jabine 1:2 June 1985 Flow charts; survey questionnaires.
Comment (pdf) Alan M. Zaslavsky 12:1 March 1996
Questionnaire Design With Computer Assisted Telephone Interviewing (pdf) Carol C. House 1:2 June 1985 CATI, computer assisted telephone interviewing; questionnaire design; modular programming.
Why Innovation Is Difficult in Government Surveys (pdf) Don A. Dillman 12:2 June 1996 Innovation; work cultures; organizational hierarchy; survey error; government surveys.
Comment (pdf) Barbara A. Bailar 12:2 June 1996
Comment (pdf) Jelke Bethlehem 12:2 June 1996
Comment (pdf) David A. Binder 12:2 June 1996
Comment (pdf) Barbara Everitt Bryant 12:2 June 1996
Comment (pdf) Cynthia Z.F. Clark 12:2 June 1996
Comment (pdf) Michael Colledge 12:2 June 1996
Comment (pdf) Ivan P. Fellegi 12:2 June 1996
Comment (pdf) Stephen E. Fienberg and Judith M. Tanur 12:2 June 1996
Comment (pdf) Eivind Hoffmann 12:2 June 1996
Comment (pdf) C. Louis Kincannon 12:2 June 1996
Comment (pdf) Susan M. Miskura 12:2 June 1996
Comment (pdf) Thomas J. Plewes 12:2 June 1996
Comment (pdf) Wesley L. Schaible 12:2 June 1996
Comment (pdf) Robert D. Tortora 12:2 June 1996
Comment (pdf) Dennis Trewin 12:2 June 1996
Rejoinder (pdf) Don A. Dillman 12:2 June 1996
A Comparison of Ten Methods for Multilateral International Price and Volume Comparison (pdf) Bert M. Balk 12:2 June 1996 Index number theory; purchasing power parities; international comparison; additivity.
A Comparative Study of Field and Office Coding (pdf) Martin Collins and Gill Courtenay 1:2 June 1985 Coding; field-coding; open questions.
In Other Journals, Survey Methodology, A Journal Published by Statistics Canada Volume 22, Number 1, June 1996 (pdf) 12:2 June 1996
Miscellanea, Questionnaire Measurement of Drinking Behaviour in Sample Surveys (pdf) John C. Duffy 1:2 June 1985
Telescoping: The Skeleton in the Recent Reading Closet (pdf) Valentine Appel 1:2 June 1985
Special Notes, Cognitive Aspects of Surveys, Approaches to Developing Questionnaires (pdf) 1:2 June 1985
Book Reviews (pdf) 1:2 June 1985
Limitations of Balanced Half-Sampling (pdf) Richard Valliant 12:3 September 1996 Balanced repeated replication; inconsistent variance estimator; model-based sampling; partial balancing; poststratification; two-stage cluster sampling.
Cross-Classified Sampling (pdf) Esbjörn Ohlsson 12:3 September 1996 Two-dimensional sampling; variance decomposition; variance estimation; Consumer Price Index.
Response Effects in Consumption Surveys: An Application of the Beta-Binomial Model to Self-Reported Drinking Frequencies (pdf) Timo Alanko and Paul H. Lemmens 12:3 September 1996 Beta-binomial; surveys; respondent error; recall error; memory effects; drinking frequency; sensitive topics.
Estimation of Measurement Bias in Self-Reports of Drug Use with Applications to the National Household Survey on Drug Abuse (pdf) Paul Biemer and Michael Witt 12:3 September 1996 Latent class models; reliability; repeated measures; validity.
Changes in Interview Setting Under CAPI (pdf) Mick P. Couper 12:3 September 1996 CAPI; data quality; interview setting; survey data collection.
Book Reviews (pdf) 12:3 September 1996
In Other Journals, Survey Methodology, A Journal Published by Statistics Canada Volume 22, Number 2, December 1996 (pdf) 12:3 September 1996
Derivation and Properties of the X11ARIMA and Census X11 Linear Filters (pdf) Estela Bee Dagum, Norma Chhab, and Kim Chiu 12:4 December 1996 Seasonality; trend-cycle; irregular variations; symmetric cascade linear filters; asymmetric cascade linear filters.
Correcting Unit Nonresponse via Response Modeling and Raking in the California Tobacco Survey (pdf) Charles C. Berry, Shirley W. Flatt, and John P. Pierce 12:4 December 1996 Survey weights; auxiliary information; missing data; double sampling; generalized raking.
Multiple Workloads per Stratum Designs (pdf) Lynn Weidman and Lawrence R. Ernst 12:4 December 1996 Stratified sample design; PSU selection; workload; variance decomposition.
Neural Network Imputation Applied to the Norwegian 1990 Population Census Data (pdf) Svein Nordbotten 12:4 December 1996 Population census; administrative registers; imputation; neural networks.
Modeling Income in the U.S. Consumer Expenditure Survey (pdf) Geoffrey D. Paulin and Elizabeth M. Sweet 12:4 December 1996 Missing data; nonresponse; imputation; missing at random.
The Survey Reinterview: Respondent Perceptions and Response Strategies (pdf) Johnny Blair and Seymour Sudman 12:4 December 1996 Reinterview; response error; proxy reports.
Corrigendum (pdf) 12:4 December 1996
Book Reviews (pdf) 12:4 December 1996
Editorial Collaborators 1996 (pdf) 12:4 December 1996
Questionnaire Design Activities in Government Statistics Offices (pdf) Seymour Sudman and Charles D. Cowan 1:2 June 1985 Questionnaire; questionnaire design; censuses; surveys; statistics offices.
Who Lives Here? Survey Undercoverage and Household Roster Questions (pdf) Roger Tourangeau, Gary Shapiro, Anne Kearney and Lawrence Ernst 13:1 March 1997 Roster; undercoverage; usual residence.
In Other Journals (pdf) NULL 13:1 March 1997 NULL
Suggestive Interviewer Behaviour in Surveys: An Experimental Study (pdf) Johannes H. Smit, Wil Dijkstra, and Johannes van der Zouwen 13:1 March 1997 Suggestive questions; suggestive probing; field experiment.
Effects of Post-Stratification on the Estimates of the Finnish Labour Force Survey (pdf) Kari Djerf 13:1 March 1997 Post-stratification; generalized raking estimation; auxiliary information; nonresponse bias.
Variance Estimation for Measures of Income Inequality and Polarization - The Estimating Equations Approach (pdf) Milorad S. Kovacevic and David A. Binder 13:1 March 1997 Coefficient of variation; exponential measure; Gini index; Lorenz curve ordinates; polarization curve ordinates; polarization index.
Issues in the Use of a Plant-Capture Method for Estimating the Size of the Street Dwelling Population (pdf) Elizabeth Martin, Eugene Laska, Kim Hopper, Morris Meisner, and Joe Wanderling 13:1 March 1997 Unobtrusive observation; dual systems estimator; census coverage; homeless population.
A Bayesian Approach to Data Disclosure: Optimal Intruder Behavior for Continuous Data (pdf) Stephen E. Fienberg, Udi E. Makov, and Ashish P. Sanil 13:1 March 1997 Confidentiality; disclosure limitation; inferential disclosure; identity disclosure; measurement error.
Book and Software Reviews (pdf) NULL 13:1 March 1997 NULL
Evaluation of a Reconstruction of the Adjusted 1990 Census for Florida (pdf) Michael M. Meyer and Joseph B. Kadane 13:2 June 1997 Disclosure avoidance; exploratory data analysis; confidentiality; geographic boundary effects.
Individual Diaries and Expense Documents in the Italian Consumer Expenditure Survey (pdf) Carlo Filippucci and Maria Rosaria Ferrante 13:2 June 1997 Data collection instruments; underreporting; proxy response; aided recall.
Testing of Distribution Functions from Complex Sample Surveys (pdf) Abba M. Krieger and Danny Pfeffermann 13:2 June 1997 Chi-squared statistics; inclusion probabilities; Kolmogorov-Smirnov; probability integral transformation; randomization distribution; Wald statistics.
Estimating Consumer Price Indices for Small Reference Populations (pdf) Martin Boon and Jan de Haan 13:2 June 1997 Expenditure weights; small-domain estimators; sampling variance; micro-macro link.
Cognitive Dynamics of Proxy Responding: The Diverging Perspectives of Actors and Observers (pdf) Norbert Schwarz and Tracy Wellens 13:2 June 1997 Self reports; proxy reports; behavioral reports; autobiographical memory; response effects; response errors.
Question Difficulty and Respondents' Cognitive Ability: The Effect on Data Quality (pdf) Bärbel Knäuper, Robert F. Belli, Daniel H. Hill and A. Regula Herzog 13:2 June 1997 Elderly; survey methodology; don't know responses; response bias.
Dual Frame, Mixed Mode Survey Designs (pdf) Robert M. Groves and James M. Lepkowski 1:3 September 1985 Telephone survey; sensitivity analysis; optimal allocation; cost models.
On the Treatment of Nonresponse in Sample Surveys (pdf) J. G. Bethlehem and H. M. P. Kersten 1:3 September 1985 Nonresponse; adjustment procedures; bias.
CATI in an Agricultural Statistical Agency (pdf) Robert D. Tortora 1:3 September 1985 CATI; computer assisted telephone interviewing; data collection mode; telephone interviewing.
Inverse Autocorrelations and Moving-Average Time Series Modelling (pdf) O.B. Oyetunji 1:3 September 1985 Autocorrelations; inverse autocorrelations; moving average model; subset model; BIC.
Special Section on Statistical Analysis of Errors in Population Forecasting and Its Implications on Policy (pdf) Juha M. Alho 13:3 September 1997
The Practical Specification of the Expected Error of Population Forecasts (pdf) 13:3 September 1997 Demography; forecasting; population projections; propagation of error.
The Effect of Uncertainty of Migration on National Population Forecasts: The Case of the Netherlands (pdf) 13:3 September 1997 Population projections; forecast errors; international migration; time-series models; simulations.
Computing Methods for Variance Estimation in Complex Surveys (pdf) D. R. Bellhouse 1:3 September 1985 Multistage sampling; variance estimation; tree structures.
Ex-Post Errors in Official Population Forecasts in Industrialized Countries (pdf) 13:3 September 1997 Demography; forecasting; population projections; accuracy; APC-model.
Comparing and Assessing Time Series Methods for Forecasting Age-Specific Fertility and Mortality Rates (pdf) William R. Bell 13:3 September 1997 Population projection; demographic forecasting; principal components.
Understanding the Cognitive Processes Used by Women Reporting Cancer Prevention Examinations and Tests (pdf) Seymour Sudman, Richard Warnecke, Timothy Johnson, Diane O'Rourke, Andrew M. Davis, and Jared B. Jobe 13:3 September 1997 Regular behavior; reporting accuracy; schema.
Miscellanea, Evaluation of the 1977 Economic Censuses of the United States, 0. Introduction (pdf) Nash J. Monsour (ed.) 1:3 September 1985
Book Reviews (pdf) 13:3 September 1997
In Other Journals, SURVEY METHODOLOGY, A Journal Published by Statistics Canada Volume 23, Number 1, June 1997 (pdf) 13:3 September 1997
Book Reviews (pdf) 1:3 September 1985
A Sampling Scheme with Partial Replacement (pdf) J.L. Sánchez-Crespo 13:4 December 1997 Unequal probability sampling;variance estimation.
Sources of Error in a Survey on Sexual Behavior (pdf) Roger Tourangeau, Kenneth Rasinski, Jared B. Jobe, Tom W. Smith and William F. Pratt 13:4 December 1997 Computer administration; CASI; interviewer effects; mode effects; sensitive questions.
Developing an Estimation Strategy for a Pesticide Data Program (pdf) Phillip S. Kott and D. Andrew Carr 13:4 December 1997 Target population; inferential population; level of detection; level of quantification; percentile; distribution.
Estimating Interpolated Percentiles from Grouped Data with Large Samples (pdf) Edward L. Korn, Douglas Midthune, and Barry I. Graubard 13:4 December 1997 Histograms; quantiles; smoothing; survey data analysis.
Ratio Estimation of Hardcore Drug Use (pdf) Doug Wright, Joe Gfroerer, and Joan Epstein 13:4 December 1997 Ratio estimation; benchmarking; hard core drug use.
Statistical Disclosure Control and Sampling Weights (pdf) A.G. de Waal and L.C.R.J. Willenborg 13:4 December 1997 Statistical disclosure control; sampling weights; microdata.
Book Reviews (pdf) 13:4 December 1997
Editorial Collaborators (pdf) 13:4 December 1997
Data Collection Mode Effects on Responses to Attitudinal Questions (pdf) Peter Lynn 14:1 March 1998 Attitude questions; computer assisted interviewing; data collection modes; interview length; response rates; response effects.
Effects of Interview Mode on Measuring Depression in Younger Adults (pdf) William S. Aquilino 14:1 March 1998 Survey mode; sensitive questions; self-administered questionnaire; social desirability bias.
Space/Time Variations and Rolling Samples (pdf) Leslie Kish 14:1 March 1998 Periodic surveys; panels; rolling samples; small domain estimates; annual censuses.
Examining the Revisions in Monthly Retail and Wholesale Trade Surveys Under a Rotating Panel Design (pdf) Patrick J. Cantwell and Carol V. Caldwell 14:1 March 1998 Panel imbalance; response bias; composite estimation; fixed-panel design.
Random-Effects Models for Smoothing Poststratification Weights (pdf) Laura C. Lazzeroni and Roderick J.A. Little 14:1 March 1998 Empirical Bayes; random effects; survey inference; superpopulation model; simulation study.
Estimation of Identification Disclosure Risk in Microdata (pdf) Guang Chen and Sallie Keller-McNulty 14:1 March 1998 Data security; disclosure risk; population uniqueness.
Book and Software Reviews (pdf) NULL 14:1 March 1998 NULL
The Sixth Morris Hansen Lecture Opening Remarks (pdf) Daniel Levine 14:2 June 1998 NULL
The Hansen Era: Statistical Research and its Implementation at the U.S. Census Bureau, 1940-1970 (pdf) Joseph Waksberg 14:2 June 1998 NULL
Discussion (pdf) Margo Anderson 14:2 June 1998 NULL
Discussion (pdf) Robert M. Groves 14:2 June 1998 NULL
Sequential Poisson Sampling (pdf) Esbj�rn Ohlsson 14:2 June 1998 Probability proportional to size; sample coordination; sample updating; overlap control; asymptotic normality; consumer price index.
Estimating the Sampling Variance of the UK Index of Production (pdf) P.N. Kokic 14:2 June 1998 Sampling error; nonsampling error; parametric bootstrap.
Bias Correction in the Balanced-half-sample Method if the Number of Sampled Units in Some Strata Is Odd (pdf) Ger T. Slootbeek 14:2 June 1998 BHS method; grouping method; location transformation; variance estimation; regression estimator.
Response Burden and Panel Attrition (pdf) Adriaan W. Hoogendoorn and Dirk Sikke 14:2 June 1998 Budget survey; consumer panels; estimators of change; survey designs.
London Plague Statistics in 1665 (pdf) D. R. Bellhouse 14:2 June 1998 Data collection; history of statistics; reporting errors; scientific fraud; undercounting errors.
The Time Series Analysis of Compositional Data (pdf) Teresa M. Brunsdon and T.M.F. Smith 14:3 September 1998 Repeated surveys; additive logistic transformation; VARMA; dependence; labour force survey.
Linking of Classifications by Linear Mappings (pdf) Beat Hulliger 14:3 September 1998 Nomenclature; correspondence table; revision of classification; time series.
Determining Sample Sizes for Surveys with Data Analyzed by Hierarchical Linear Models (pdf) Michael P. Cohen 14:3 September 1998 Multilevel; random effects; covariance components.
Design and Analysis of Experiments Embedded in Sample Surveys (pdf) Jan van den Brakel and Robbert H. Renssen 14:3 September 1998 Experimental design; sampling design; Horvitz-Thompson estimator; generalized regression estimator; two-sample problem.
Maximizing and Minimizing Overlap When Selecting a Large Number of Units per Stratum Simultaneously for Two Designs (pdf) Lawrence R. Ernst 14:3 September 1998 Controlled selection; stratified design; compensation surveys.
Variance Estimation Using List Sequential Scheme 'for' Unequal Probability Sampling (pdf) Yves G. Berger 14:3 September 1998 Variance estimation; sampling without replacement; Horvitz-Thompson estimator; Yates-Grundy estimator; inclusion probabilities; probability proportional-to-size sampling.
Book and Software Reviews (pdf) NULL 14:3 September 1998 NULL
Why Should Government Gather Statistics, Anyway?, Historical Justifications For Public Data Collection in the United States and Theories of the Role of Government (pdf) Steven Kelman 1:4 December 1985 Statistics; history; public goods; economics of information; role of government.
Variance Estimation for Complex Estimators in Sample Surveys (pdf) Keith Rust 1:4 December 1985 Linear estimator; Taylor series linearization; replication; random groups; balanced repeated replication (BRR); combined strata; jackknife; bootstrap.
The Estimation of the Gini and the Entropy Inequality Parameters in Finite Populations (pdf) Fredrik Nygärd and Arne Sandström 1:4 December 1985 Inequality parameters; Gini family; Generalized Entropy family; finite populations; total surveys; sample surveys; variance estimation.
The Metainformation System: Its Structure and Role in the Statistical Information System (pdf) Anton Klas 1:4 December 1985 Data; metadata; information system; metainformation system; entities; attributes; basic and complementary components of the name of an attribute; identifying, classifying and indicating functions of an attribute; catalogues; dictionaries; directories.
Miscellanea, The World Fertility Survey and Its Implications for Future Surveys (pdf) Richard M. Cornelius 1:4 December 1985 Survey research; World Fertility Survey; standardization; fertility; nuptiality; contraceptive use; breastfeeding; infant mortality.
Introduction to the Special Issue: Disclosure Limitation Methods for Protecting the Confidentiality of Statistical Data (pdf) Stephen E. Fienberg and Leon C. R. J. Willenborg 14:4 December 1998 NULL
A Database System Prototype for Remote Access to Information Based on Confidential Data (pdf) Sallie Keller-McNulty and Elizabeth A. Unger 14:4 December 1998 Data access; disclosure limitation; computer security; data confidentiality; database security.
Statistical Methods at the Netherlands Central Bureau of Statistics (pdf) Wouter J. Keller and Tom Wansbeek 1:4 December 1985
Estimating the Re-identification Risk Per Record in Microdata (pdf) C.J. Skinner and D.J. Holmes 14:4 December 1998 Key variable; log-linear model; lognormal distribution; population uniqueness; statistical disclosure control.
A Bayesian, Species-Sampling-Inspired Approach to the Uniques Problem in Microdata Disclosure Risk Assessment (pdf) Stephen M. Samuels 14:4 December 1998 Partition structure; Polya urn; Poisson-Dirichlet.
Confidentiality, Uniqueness, and Disclosure Limitation for Categorical Data (pdf) Stephen E. Fienberg and Udi E. Makov 14:4 December 1998 Contingency tables; data disclosure; imputation; loglinear models; population uniqueness; sample uniqueness; exact distribution.
Synthetic and Combined Estimators in Statistical Disclosure Control (pdf) Jeroen Pannekoek and Ton de Waal 14:4 December 1998 Statistical disclosure control; synthetic estimators; combined estimators; small area estimation.
Balancing Disclosure Risk Against the Loss of Nonpublication (pdf) Alan M. Zaslavsky and Nicholas J. Horton 14:4 December 1998 Confidentiality; disclosure control; decision analysis; cell suppression; microdata.
Optimal Local Suppression in Microdata (pdf) A.G. de Waal and L.C.R.J. Willenborg 14:4 December 1998 Statistical disclosure control; microdata; local suppression; integer programming; set-covering.
Models and Methods for the Microdata Protection Problem (pdf) C.A.J. Hurkens and S.R. Tiourine 14:4 December 1998 Mathematical modeling; optimization algorithms.
Masking Microdata Using Micro-Aggregation (pdf) D. Defays and M.N. Anwar 14:4 December 1998 Confidentiality; data transformation; data protection.
Post Randomisation for Statistical Disclosure Control: Theory and Implementation (pdf) J.M. Gouweleeuw, P. Kooiman, L.C.R.J. Willenborg, and P.-P. de Wolf 14:4 December 1998 Post RAndomisation Method (PRAM); disclosure; perturbed data; randomised response; Markov matrix; invariant matrix; noise; Dutch National Travel Survey.
Book Reviews (pdf) 1:4 December 1985
Comment (pdf) Gordon Sande 14:4 December 1998 NULL
Disclosure Limitation Using Perturbation and Related Methods for Categorical Data (pdf) Stephen E. Fienberg, Udi E. Makov, and Russell J. Steele 14:4 December 1998 Bootstrap; cell suppression; confidentiality; contingency table analysis; data swapping; loglinear models; multiple imputation.
Comment (pdf) Peter Kooiman 14:4 December 1998 NULL
Rejoinder (pdf) Stephen E. Fienberg, Udi E. Makov, and Russell J. Steele 14:4 December 1998 NULL
Comparison of Systems Implementing Automated Cell Suppression for Economic Statistics (pdf) Nancy Kirkendall and Gordon Sande 14:4 December 1998 Cell suppression; statistical confidentiality; disclosure control; economic statistics; residual disclosure.
Using Noise for Disclosure Limitation of Establishment Tabular Data (pdf) Timothy Evans, Laura Zayatz, and John Slanta 14:4 December 1998 Disclosure limitation; noise; confidentiality; cell suppression; magnitude data.
Experiments with Controlled Rounding for Statistical Disclosure Control in Tabular Data with Linear Constraints (pdf) Matteo Fischetti and Juan-Jos� Salazar-Gonz�lez 14:4 December 1998 Statistical disclosure control; confidentiality; controlled rounding; integer linear programming.
Editorial Collaborators (pdf) 1:4 December 1985
Organization of Small Area Estimators Using a Generalized Linear Regression Framework. (pdf) David A. Marker 15:1 March 1999 Bayes; synthetic estimation; components of variance regression.
Applied Systems Analysis in Official Statistics (pdf) Klaus Neumann 15:1 March 1999 Statistical Information Systems; large-scale systems properties; system design; metadata; life cycle phases; new technologies.
Book and Software Reviews (pdf) NULL 15:1 March 1999 NULL
A New Bias-reducing Modification of the Finite Population Ratio Estimator and a Comparison Among Proposed Alternatives (pdf) Abeidi S. Mussa 15:1 March 1999 Unbiased estimator; ratio estimator; mean squared error; efficiency.
A Comparison of Mail and E-mail for a Survey of Employees in U.S. Statistical Agencies (pdf) Mick P. Couper, Johnny Blair, and Timothy Triplett 15:1 March 1999 Electronic mail; mode of data collection; organizational surveys.
Extending the Definition of Survey Quality (pdf) Martin Collins and Wendy Sykes 15:1 March 1999 Survey quality; relationship management.
A New Method for Studying Verbal Interactions in Survey Interviews (pdf) Wil Dijkstra 15:1 March 1999 Interaction coding; question--answer sequence; sequence analysis.
Preface (pdf) NULL 15:2 June 1999 NULL
International Response Trends: Results of an International Survey (pdf) Wim de Heer 15:2 June 1999 International data; unit nonresponse; survey design; fieldwork strategy.
Causes and Effects of Nonparticipation in a Child Support Survey (pdf) I-Fen Lin, Nora Cate Schaeffer, and Judith A. Seltzer 15:2 June 1999 Unit nonresponse; nonresponse errors; nonresident fathers; selection bias
Exploring the Relation of Economic and Political Conditions with Refusal Rates to a Government Survey (pdf) Brian Harris-Kojetin and Clyde Tucker 15:2 June 1999 Survey nonresponse
Interviewers' Tactics for Fighting Survey Nonresponse (pdf) Ger Snijkers, Joop Hox, and Edith D. de Leeuw 15:2 June 1999 Doorstep interaction; persuasion; survey participation; interviewers' strategies; response rate; Morton-Williams; concept mapping.
Interviewers' Calling Strategies on Face-to-Face Interview Surveys (pdf) Susan Purdon, Pamela Campanelli, and Patrick Sturgis 15:2 June 1999 Interviewer effects; noncontact rates; survey nonresponse; discrete hazard rate logistic regression.
The Effect of Incentives on Response Rates in Interviewer-Mediated Surveys (pdf) Eleanor Singer, John Van Hoewyk, Nancy Gebler, Trivellore Raghunathan, and Katherine McGonagle 15:2 June 1999 Response rate; survey; incentive; experiment.
Monetary Incentives in U.S. Government Surveys (pdf) Carolyn Shettle and Geraldine Mooney 15:2 June 1999 Nonresponse; data quality; response rate.
A Laboratory Approach to Measuring the Effects on Survey Participation of Interview Length, Incentives, Differential Incentives, and Refusal Conversion (pdf) Robert M. Groves, Eleanor Singer, Amy D. Corning, and Ashley Bowers 15:2 June 1999 Nonresponse; burden; laboratory; experiment; vignettes; incentives
Strategies for Reducing Nonresponse in a Longitudinal Panel Survey (pdf) Heather Laurie, Rachel Smith, and Lynne Scott 15:2 June 1999 Response rates; survey methodology; fieldwork procedures
Analysis of Nonresponse Effects in the 1995 Survey of Consumer Finances (pdf) Arthur B. Kennickell 15:2 June 1999 Unit nonresponse; hazard models; interviewer effects.
Calibration as a Standard Method for Treatment of Nonresponse (pdf) Sixten Lundstr�m and Carl-Erik S�rndal 15:2 June 1999 Nonresponse adjustment; nonresponse bias; nonresponse variance; auxiliary information; variance estimation.
A Note on Post-Stratification When Analyzing Binary Survey Data Subject to Nonresponse (pdf) Li-Chun Zhang 15:2 June 1999 Post-stratification; nonresponse; nonignorable nonresponse.
Field Substitution and Unit Nonresponse (pdf) Vasja Vehovar 15:2 June 1999 Missing data; survey methodology.
The Seventh Morris Hansen Lecture (pdf) Katherine K. Wallman 15:3 September 1999 NULL
The Future of Federal Statistics in the Information Age (pdf) Norman M. Bradburn 15:3 September 1999 NULL
The Seventh Morris Hansen Memorial Lecture (pdf) TerriAnn Lowenthal 15:3 September 1999 NULL
Towards Systems of Social Statistics - Some Principles and Their Application in Statistics Canada (pdf) Ivan Fellegi and Michael Wolfson 15:3 September 1999 Social policy; conceptual frameworks; data systems; longitudinal surveys; micro data bases; microsimulation modelling.
Comparing Sample Surveys of Health with Official Population Statistics: Some Methodological Issues and Empirical Findings (pdf) Brian I. O'Toole, Richard P. Marshall, Ralph J. Schureck, and Matthew Dobson 15:3 September 1999 Surveys; health statistics; Vietnam veterans; relative risk; bias adjustment.
A Disk by Mail Survey of Pupils in Primary Schools: Data Quality and Logistics (pdf) Marion J.C. van Hattum and Edith D. de Leeuw 15:3 September 1999 Bullying; young children; CSAQ; CASI; DBM; acceptance; item nonresponse; social desirability; costs.
Effects of Composite Weights on Some Estimates from the Current Population Survey (pdf) Janice Lent, Stephen M. Miller, Patrick J. Cantwell, and Martha Duff 15:3 September 1999 Raking ratio estimation; AK estimator; labor force estimates.
Should Stores Be Open on Sunday? The Impact of Sunday Opening on the Retail Trade Sector in New Brunswick (pdf) Beno�t Quenneville, Pierre Cholette, and Marietta Morry 15:3 September 1999 Easter effect; trading-day variations; intervention analysis; Fourier transform.
Book and Software Reviews (pdf) NULL 15:3 September 1999 NULL
In Other Journals (pdf) NULL 15:3 September 1999 NULL
Bayesian Estimation of the Number of Unseen Studies in a Meta-Analysis (pdf) Lynn E. Eberl and George Casella 15:4 December 1999 Hierarchical models; file-drawer problem; Gibbs sampling; publication
Toward a Social Psychological Programme for Improving Focus Group Methods of Developing Questionnaires (pdf) Katherine Bischoping and Jennifer Dykema 15:4 December 1999 Survey methodology; questionnaire development; focus groups; social
Statistical Methods for Developing Ratio Edit Tolerances for Economic Data (pdf) Katherine Jenny Thompson and Richard S. Sigman 15:4 December 1999 EDA (Exploratory Data Analysis); resistant; robust; ratio edit.
A Conditional Analysis of Some Small Area Estimators in Two Stage Sampling (pdf) Piero D. Falorsi and Aldo Russo 15:4 December 1999 Conditional bias; conditional variance; conditional mean squared
Internal Migration: What Data are Available in Europe? (pdf) Philip Rees and Marek Kupiszewski 15:4 December 1999 NULL
A Bibliography on Statistical Consulting and Training (pdf) Hardeo Sahai and Anwer Khurshid 15:4 December 1999 NULL
Correcting the Bias in the Range of a Statistic Across Small Areas (pdf) David R. Judkins and Jun Liu 16:1 March 2000 Range estimator; small area estimation; design-based; empirical Bayes; Bayes.
A Procedure for Stratification by an Extended Ekman Rule (pdf) Dan Hedlin 16:1 March 2000 Optimal stratification; Dalenius-Hodges rule; skewed population; business surveys.
A Note on the Use of Inverse Sampling: Point Estimation Between Successive Infections (pdf) Kung-Jong Lui 16:1 March 2000 Point estimation; uniformly minimum variance unbiased estimator; maximum likelihood estimator; inverse sampling; risk ratio; risk difference.
Optimal Weighting of Index Components: An Application to the Employment Cost Index (pdf) Michael K. Lettau and Mark A. Loewenstein 16:1 March 2000 Index number; composite estimation.
Random Selection in a National Telephone Survey: A Comparison of the Kish, Next-Birthday, and Last-Birthday Methods (pdf) Diane Binson, Jesse A. Canchola, and Joseph A. Catania 16:1 March 2000 Kish; respondent selection; birthday methods.
The Effect of Different Rotation Patterns on the Revisions of Trend Estimates (pdf) David G. Steel and Craig H. McLaren 16:1 March 2000 X11ARIMA; mean squared error; trend; revision; rotation pattern; sampling error.
Book and Software Reviews (pdf) NULL 16:1 March 2000 NULL
In Other Journals (pdf) NULL 16:1 March 2000 NULL
Recent Developments for Poverty Measurement in U.S. Official Statistics (pdf) David M. Betson, Constance F. Citro, and Robert T. Michael 16:2 June 2000 Income; inequality.
Nearest Neighbor Imputation for Survey Data (pdf) Jiahua Chen and Jun Shao 16:2 June 2000 biases; hot deck; quantiles; sample means; variance estimation.
A Note on Jackknife Variance Estimation for the General Regression Estimator (pdf) Pierre Duchesne 16:2 June 2000 Confidence interval; jackknife; regression estimator; survey sampling; variance estimation.
Stratification by Size Revisited (pdf) Alan H. Dorfman and Richard Valliant 16:2 June 2000 Balanced sample; best linear unbiased predictor; minimal model; restricted �random sampling; robustness; superpopulation model.
An Estimation File that Incorporates Auxiliary Information (pdf) C.T. Isaki, M.M. Ikeda, J.H. Tsay, and W.A. Fuller 16:2 June 2000 Post enumeration survey; regression; raking; controlled rounding; transparent file.
Large Scale Fitting of Regression Models with ARIMA Errors (pdf) Bj�rn Fischer and Christophe Planas 16:2 June 2000 PARIMA models; outliers; diagnostics; seasonal adjustment; forecasting.
Model-Based Alternatives to Trimming Survey Weights (pdf) Michael R. Elliott and Roderick J.A. Little 16:3 September 2000 Sample surveys inference, sampling weights, unit nonresponse adjustments, random-effects models, nonparametric regression
Permanent and Collocated Random Number Sampling and the Coverage of Births and Deaths (pdf) Lawrence R. Ernst, Richard Valliant, and Robert J. Casady 16:3 September 2000 Persistent units; poststratification; sample allocation; sequential simple random sampling.
Survey Estimation for Highly Skewed Populations in the Presence of Zeroes (pdf) Forough Karlberg 16:3 September 2000 Extreme values; model-based inference; superpopulation; lognormal distribution.
The General Application of Significance Editing (pdf) David Lawrence and Richard McKenzie 16:3 September 2000 Data quality; editing; respondent burden; respondent recontact; survey costs.
Developing Usability Guidelines for AudioCasi Respondents with Limited Literacy Skills (pdf) Sid J. Schneider and Brad Edwards 16:3 September 2000 Software evaluation; computer-assisted survey information collection.
Technology Effects: Do CAPI or PAPI Interviews Take Longer? (pdf) Marek Fuchs, Mick P. Couper, and Sue Ellen Hansen 16:3 September 2000 CAPI; interview length; instrument design; computer-assisted interviewing.
Borrowing Strength When Explicit Data Pooling Is Prohibited (pdf) Jerome P. Reiter 16:4 December 2000 Information pooling; legal constraints; hierarchical modeling; model selection.
Attrition and Misclassification of Drop-outs in the Analysis of Unemployment Duration (pdf) Johan Bring and Kenneth Carling 16:4 December 2000 Follow-up study; informative censoring; multiple imputation; register data; survival models.
Income Measurement Error in Surveys: A Review (pdf) Jeffrey C. Moore, Linda L. Stinson, and Edward J. Welniak, Jr. 16:4 December 2000 Data quality; response error; response bias; random error; income source reports; income amount reports; cognitive research.
On Variance Estimation for Measures of Change When Samples are Coordinated by the Use of Permanent Random Numbers (pdf) Lennart Nordberg 16:4 December 2000 Survey sampling; variance estimation; estimates of change; panel designs; permanent random numbers.
A Functional Form Approach to Calibration (pdf) Victor M. Estevao and Carl-Erik S�rndal 16:4 December 2000 Calibration estimators; GREG estimator; calibrated weights; auxiliary information.
An Assessment of the Current State of Dependent Interviewing in Household Surveys (pdf) Nancy A. Mathiowetz and Katherine A. McGonagle 16:4 December 2000 Measurement error; human-computer interaction; seam effects.
Remembering Heads and Bushels: Cognitive Processes Involved in Agricultural Establishments' Reports of Inventories (pdf) Jaki Stanley McCarthy and Martin A. Safer 16:4 December 2000 Cognitive interview; establishment survey; answer strategies.
Accuracy in Using Pneumonia as an Underlying Cause in the Cause-of-Death Register (pdf) Boo Svartbo, Linda Nilsson, Anders Eriksson, G�sta Bucht, Lars Age Johansson, and Lars Olov Bygren 16:4 December 2000 Mortality statistics; validity; international classification of diseases; pneumonia.
Can a Statistician Deliver? (pdf) Richard Platek and Carl-Erik S�rndal 17:1 March 2001 Statistics production; official statistics; quality; accuracy; relevance; survey design; survey operations; total survey error
Comment (pdf) Lynne Stokes 17:1 March 2001 NULL
Comment (pdf) Dennis Trewin 17:1 March 2001 NULL
Rejoinder (pdf) Richard Platek and Carl-Erik S�rndal 17:1 March 2001 NULL
Enumeration Accuracy in a Population Census: An Evaluation Using Latent Class Analysis (pdf) Paul P. Biemer, Henry Woltmann, David Raglin and Joan Hill 17:1 March 2001 Coverage error; reinterview; census undercount; integrated coverage �measurement; nonsampling error; classification error.
Estimation of Interviewer Effects on Multivariate Binary Responses in a Community Based Survey (pdf) Sujuan Gao 17:2 June 2001 Multivariate binary outcomes; logistic normal model; Gauss quadrature.
Swedish Employment in the 1950s - How to Fill the Lacuna (pdf) Gudmundur Gunnarsson and Thomas Lindh 17:1 March 2001 Industry classification links; taxation statistics; historical time series.
Practicing What We Preach: The Application of Continuous Improvement in a Preclinical Statistics Department at a Pharmaceutical Company (pdf) V. Bill Pikounis, Joseph M. Antonello, Danielle Moore, Edith T. Senderak and Keith A. Soper 17:1 March 2001 Total quality; Merck; written reports.
Comment (pdf) Barbara A. Bailar 17:1 March 2001 NULL
Comment (pdf) Paul P. Biemer 17:1 March 2001 NULL
Comment (pdf) Alain Desrosi�res, Jean-Claude Deville, and Olivier Sautory 17:1 March 2001 NULL
Comment (pdf) Eva Elvers and Lennart Nordberg 17:1 March 2001 NULL
Comment (pdf) Ivan P. Fellegi 17:1 March 2001 NULL
Comment (pdf) Robert M.Groves and Nancy A. Mathiowetz 17:1 March 2001 NULL
Comment (pdf) David Holt 17:1 March 2001 NULL
Comment (pdf) Margarida Madaleno 17:1 March 2001 NULL
Comment (pdf) David A. Marker and David R. Morganstein 17:1 March 2001 NULL
Comment (pdf) Pilar Mart�n-Guzm�n 17:1 March 2001 NULL
Comment (pdf) Photis Nanopoulos 17:1 March 2001 NULL
Comment (pdf) Svein Nordbotten 17:1 March 2001 NULL
Comment (pdf) Erkki Pahkinen 17:1 March 2001 NULL
Comment (pdf) Jaki Stanley McCarthy 17:1 March 2001 NULL
PREFACE (pdf) Lars Lyberg 17:2 June 2001 NULL
Nonresponse in U.S. Government Household Surveys: Consistent Measures, Recent Trends, and New Insights (pdf) B. K. Atrostic, Nancy Bates, Geraldine Burt, and Adriana Silberstein 17:2 June 2001 Initial interview; panel survey nonresponse; components of nonresponse.
Are They Really as Bad as They Seem? Nonresponse Rates�at the End of the Twentieth Century (pdf) Charlotte Steeh, Nicole Kirgis, Brian Cannon and Jeff DeWitt 17:2 June 2001 RDD samples; noncontact rate; refusal rate; communication technologies.
A Theory-Guided Interviewer Training Protocol Regarding�Survey Participation (pdf) Robert M. Groves and Katherine A. McGonagle 17:2 June 2001 Nonresponse; interviewer training.
Money and Motive: Effects of Incentives on Panel Attrition in the Survey of Income and Program Participation (pdf) Elizabeth Martin, Denise Abreu, and Franklin Winters 17:2 June 2001 Nonresponse bias; nonresponse conversion; burden; interviewer notes; methods experiment; longitudinal survey.
The Effects of Using Administrative Registers in Economic Short Term Statistics: The Norwegian Labour Force Survey as a Case Study (pdf) I. Thomsen and L.-C. Zhang 17:2 June 2001 Poststratification; estimation of level and change; survey design.
Nonresponse Bias and Measurement Bias in a Comparison of Face to Face and Telephone Interviewing (pdf) Paul P. Biemer 17:2 June 2001 Latent class models; nonsampling error; National Health Interview Survey; health questions.
Item Nonresponse in Questionnaire Research With Children (pdf) Natacha Borgers and Joop Hox 17:2 June 2001 Partial nonresponse; special population; item characteristics; respondent characteristics.
An Exploration of Question Characteristics that Mediate Interviewer Effects on Item Nonresponse (pdf) Jan Pickery and Geert Loosveldt 17:3 September 2001 Survey; missing value; no opinion answer; interviewer item nonresponse; multilevel logistic regression.
The Use of Neutral Responses in Survey Questions: An Application of Multiple Correspondence Analysis (pdf) J�rg Blasius and Victor Thiessen 17:3 September 2001 don't know'' and neither-nor'' responses; political opinions; properties of Likert-type scales; multiple correspondence analysis.
Finite Sample Effects in the Estimation of Substitution Bias in the Consumer Price Index (pdf) Ralph Bradley 17:3 September 2001 Substitution bias; superlative indexes.
Estimation of the Rates and Composition of Employment in Norwegian Municipalities (pdf) Nicholas T. Longford 17:3 September 2001 Between-area variation; employment status; municipalities in Norway; shrinkage estimation; small area estimation.
Statistical Matching: A Paradigm for Assessing the Uncertainty in the Procedure (pdf) Chris Moriarity and Fritz Scheuren 17:3 September 2001 Multivariate normal; complex survey designs; robustness; resampling; variance-covariance structures; and application suggestion.
Some Statistical Problems in Merging Data Files (pdf) Joseph B. Kadane 17:3 September 2001 NULL
Book and Software Reviews (pdf) NULL 17:3 September 2001 NULL
A Neural Network Model for Predicting Time Series with Interventions and a Comparative Analysis (pdf) M.D. Cubiles-de-la-Vega, R. Pino-Mej�as, J.L. Moreno-Rebollo and J. Mu�oz-Garc�a 17:4 December 2001 Backpropagation; backpropagation with momentum; Levenberg-Marquardt; mean squared error; mean absolute deviation; MATLAB; SAS; active population survey.
Understanding the Cognitive Processes of Open-Ended Categorical Questions and Their Effects on Data Quality (pdf) Monica Dashen and Scott Fricker 17:4 December 2001 Survey methodology; response errors.
What Leads to Voting Overreports? Contrasts of Overreporters to Validated Voters and Admitted Nonvoters in the American National Election Studies (pdf) Robert F. Belli, Michael W. Traugott and Matthew N. Beckmann 17:4 December 2001 Survey reports; reported turnout; social desirability; memory; source monitoring.
Applying Pitman's Sampling Formula to Microdata Disclosure Risk Assessment (pdf) Nobuaki Hoshino 17:4 December 2001 Privacy; uniqueness; species abundance; superpopulation; random clustering.
The Delete-a-Group Jackknife (pdf) Phillip S. Kott 17:4 December 2001 Extended delete-a-group jackknife; replicate; stratum.
Does the Model Matter for GREG Estimation? A Business Survey Example (pdf) Dan Hedlin, Hannah Falvey, Ray Chambers, and Philip Kokic 17:4 December 2001 Generalised regression estimator; g-weight function; outliers; model misspecificatio.
Evaluating Socio-economic Status (SES) Bias in Survey Nonresponse (pdf) John Goyder Keith Warriner and Susan Miller 18:1 March 2002 Survey nonresponse; middle class bias.
Research and Development in Official Statistics and Scientific Co-operation with Universities: An Empirical Investigation (pdf) Risto Lehtonen, Erkki Pahkinen and Carl-Erik Särndal 18:1 March 2002 R&D infrastructure; forms of networking; university disciplines; implementing research results
Book and Software Reviews (pdf) NULL 18:1 March 2002 NULL
Are Nonrespondents to Health Surveys Less Healthy Than Respondents? (pdf) G. Cohen and J.C. Duffy 18:1 March 2002 Nonresponse bias; mortality; self-reported health; short form 36; limiting long-term illness.
Accounting for Biases in Election Surveys: The Case of the 1998 Quebec Election (pdf) Claire Durand Andre Blais and Sebastien Vachon 18:1 March 2002 Electoral surveys; survey nonresponse; sampling bias; coverage error; late campaign shift.
Small Area Estimation via Generalized Linear Models (pdf) Alasdair Noble, Stephen Haslett, and Greg Arnold 18:1 March 2002 SPREE; IGLS; log-linear models; multi level model.
Generalised Fisher Price Indexes and the Use of Scanner Data in the Consumer Price Index (CPI) (pdf) Jan de Haan 18:1 March 2002 Consumer price index; imputation; new goods; quality adjustment; substitution.
The Tenth Morris Hansen Lecture Opening Remarks (pdf) Cynthia Z.F. Clark 18:2 June 2002 NULL
Models in the Practice of Survey Sampling (Revisited) (pdf) Graham Kalton 18:2 June 2002 Design-based inference; model-dependent inference; missing data; small area estimation; generalized variance functions.
Discussion (pdf) Chris Skinner 18:2 June 2002 NULL
Discussion An Outsider's Perspective (pdf) William R. Bell 18:2 June 2002 NULL
The Eleventh Morris Hansen Lecture Opening Remarks (pdf) Joseph Waksberg 18:2 June 2002 NULL
Election Night Estimation (pdf) Warren J. Mitofsky and Murray Edelman 18:2 June 2002 NULL
Discussion (pdf) Martin Frankel 18:2 June 2002 NULL
Maximizing and Minimizing Overlap When Selecting Any Number of Units per Stratum Simultaneously for Two Designs with Different Stratifications (pdf) Lawrence R. Ernst and Steven P. Paben 18:2 June 2002 Stratified designs; transportation problems; optimal.
Two-Phase List-Assisted RDD Sampling (pdf) J. Michael Brick, David Judkins, Jill Montaquila, and David Morganstein 18:2 June 2002 Optimal allocation; cost models; telephone surveys.
A Design-based Analysis Procedure for Two-treatment Experiments Embedded in Sample Surveys. An Application in the Dutch Labor Force Survey (pdf) Jan A. van den Brakel and C.A.M. van Berkel 18:2 June 2002 Completely randomized designs; complex sampling designs; embedded field experiments; questionnaire effects; randomized block designs.
The Ten Cases of Auxiliary Information for Calibration in Two-Phase Sampling (pdf) Victor M. Estevao and Carl-Erik S�rndal 18:2 June 2002 Design-based inference; linear regression representation; calibrated weights; regression residuals; variance estimation.
A Comparison Between Mail and Web Surveys: Response Pattern, Respondent Profile, and Data Quality (pdf) Nojin Kwak and Barry Radler 18:2 June 2002 Survey mode effects; electronic survey; Internet survey; response rate.
Local Recoding and Record Swapping by Maximum Weight Matching for Disclosure Control of Microdata Sets (pdf) Akimichi Takemura 18:2 June 2002 Edmonds's algorithm; local suppression; nearest neighbor; NP-complete; perturbation.
Multiple-Objective Optimal Designs for the Hierarchical Linear Model (pdf) Mirjam Moerbeek and Weng Kee Wong 18:2 June 2002 Hierarchical data; sample size; optimality criteria; variance components.
Book and Software Reviews (pdf) NULL 18:2 June 2002 NULL
In Other Journals (pdf) NULL 18:2 June 2002 NULL
Preface (pdf) NULL 18:3 September 2002 NULL
How Best to Hand Out Money: Issues in the Design and Structure of Intergovernmental Aid Formulas (pdf) Thomas A. Downes and Thomas F. Pogue 18:3 September 2002 Intergovernmental aid; fiscal capacity; lump-sum grants; matching grants.
The Legislative Process and the Use of Indicators in Formula Allocations (pdf) Dan Melnick 18:3 September 2002 Grants-in-aid; statistical indicators; legislation; appropriations; authorization; indicators; programs; goals; statistical policy; standards.
Interactions Between Survey Estimates and Federal Funding Formulas (pdf) Alan M. Zaslavsky and Allen L. Schirm 18:3 September 2002 Government statistics; census; current surveys; American Community Survey; small area estimates.
The Canadian Equalization Program (pdf) Michelle Taylor Sean Keenan and Jean-Fran�ois Carbonneau 18:3 September 2002 Canada; fiscal transfers; fiscal arrangements; fiscal capacity, federal-provincial relations.
Using Survey Data to Allocate Federal Funds for the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) (pdf) John L. Czajka and Thomas B. Jabine 18:3 September 2002 Allocation formulas; children's health insurance; data sources; estimation; household surveys.
Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Funding Formula Evolution (pdf) Dawn K. Aldridge 18:3 September 2002 Nutrition Services Administration (NSA) grant; food grant; fair share; Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children; WIC.
Impact of Title I Formula Factors on School Year 2000-2001 State Allocations (pdf) Paul Sanders Brown 18:3 September 2002 Distribution of federal aid to education; federal assistance for educationally disadvantaged children; federal formula programs; Title I of elementary and secondary education art.
Federal Formula Allocation For Schools: Historical Perspective and Lessons from New York State (pdf) James A. Kadamus 18:3 September 2002 School finance; school reform; federal funding for schools; education policy; state aid to school districts; NYS education.
A Study on the Formulation of an Assessments Scale Methodology: The United Nations Experience in Allocating Budget Expenditures Among Member States (pdf) Felizardo B. Suzara 18:3 September 2002 Collective financial responsibility; principle of capacity to pay; low per capita income allowance (LPAF); assessable income; income threshold; relief; ceiling and floor rates; least developed countries; debt burden; scheme of limits.
Measures to Evaluate the Discrepancy Between Direct and Indirect Model-Based Seasonal Adjustment (pdf) Edoardo Otranto and Umberto Triacca 18:4 December 2002 Time series; ARMA; distance; forecastability.
Satisfying Disclosure Restrictions With Synthetic Data Sets (pdf) Jerome P. Reiter 18:4 December 2002 Confidentiality; disclosure; multiple imputation; simulation; synthetic data.
Item Nonresponse as a Predictor of Unit Nonresponse in a Panel Survey (pdf) Geert Loosveldt, Jan Pickery, and Jaak Billiet 18:4 December 2002 Answering process; threatening questions; difficult questions.
Using Administrative Records to Improve Small Area Estimation: An Example from the U.S. Decennial Census (pdf) Elaine Zanutto and Alan Zaslavsky 18:4 December 2002 Imputation; missing data; nonresponse follow-up; iterative proportional fitting; loglinear models; mass imputation.
Asymptotically Efficient Generalised Regression Estimators (pdf) G.E. Montanari and M.G. Ranalli 18:4 December 2002 Survey sampling; regression estimator; superpopulation model.
Multiple Imputation for Statistical Disclosure Limitation (pdf) T.E. Raghunathan, J.P. Reiter and D.B. Rubin 19:1 March 2003 Bayesian approach; Bayesian bootstrap; combining rules; confidentiality protection; sample survey; synthetic data sets.
Confidence Interval Coverage Properties for Regression Estimators in Uni-Phase and Two-Phase Sampling (pdf) J.N.K. Rao, W. Jocelyn, and M.A. Hidiroglou 19:1 March 2003 NULL
Sequential Weight Adjustments for Location and Cooperation Propensity for the 1995 National Survey of Family Growth (pdf) Vincent G. Iannacchione 19:1 March 2003 Weight adjustments for nonresponse; linked sample design; logistic regression; ROC curves.
Constrained Inverse Adaptive Cluster Sampling (pdf) Emilia Rocco 19:1 March 2003 Rare and clustered populations; sequential selection.
Poisson Mixture Sampling Combined with Order Sampling (pdf) Hannu Kr�ger, Carl-Erik S�rndal, and Ismo Teikari 19:1 March 2003 Business surveys; permanent random numbers; skewed populations; fixed sample size.
Ischemic Heart Disease and Acute Myocardial Infarction as Cause of Death in a Cause-of-death Register (pdf) Boo Svartbo, Lars Olov Bygren, Anders Eriksson, G�sta Bucht, and Lars Age Johansson 19:1 March 2003 Mortality statistics; validity; international classification of diseases.
Weighting Methods (pdf) Graham Kalton and Ismael Flores-Cervantes 19:2 June 2003 Calibration; generalised regression estimation; poststratification; raking; trimming weights.
Penalized Spline Model-Based Estimation of the Finite Populations Total from Probability-Proportional-to-Size Samples (pdf) Hui Zheng and Roderick J.A. Little 19:2 June 2003 Horvitz-Thompson estimator; spline regression; linear mixed model; bias calibration; design consistency.
Optimal Calibration Estimators Under Two-Phase Sampling (pdf) Changbao Wu and Ying Luan 19:2 June 2003 Auxiliary information; measurement error; model-assisted approach; nonresponse; variance estimation.
A Method for Estimating Design-based Sampling Variances for Surveys with Weighting, Poststratification, and Raking (pdf) Hao Lu and Andrew Gelman 19:2 June 2003 Inverse-probability weighting; iterative proportional fitting; poststratification; raking; ratio estimate; regression estimate; sample survey; variance estimation.
Prevention and Treatment of Item Nonresponse (pdf) Edith D. de Leeuw, Joop Hox, and Mark Huisman 19:2 June 2003 Causes of missingness; data collection mode; ignorability; imputation; item non response; questionnaire development; follow-up survey.
Score Functions to Reduce Business Survey Editing at the U.K. Office for National Statistics (pdf) Dan Hedlin 19:2 June 2003 Selective editing; estimate-related; edit-related; threshold; progress graph.
Book and Software Reviews (pdf) NULL 19:2 June 2003 NULL
In Other Journals (pdf) NULL 19:2 June 2003 NULL
Monthly Disaggregation of a Quarterly Time Series and Forecasts of Its Unobservable Monthly Values (pdf) Victor M. Guerrero 19:3 September 2003 ARIMA models; combatibility testing; minimum mean squared error; preliminary series.
A Post-stratified Raking-ratio Estimator Linking National and State Survey Data for Estimating Drug Use (pdf) Trent D. Buskirk and Jane L. Meza 19:3 September 2003 Post-stratified estimator; sampling weights; raking algorithm; small-area models; empirical Bayes estimates; borrow strength
Simultaneous Estimation of the Mean of a Binary Variable from a Large Number of Small Areas (pdf) Li-Chun Zhang 19:3 September 2003 Ensemble estimator; hierarchical model; bootstrap.
A Practical Use for Instrumental-Variable Calibration (pdf) Phillip S. Kott 19:3 September 2003 Remainder weights; positive weights; randomization consistant; population mean; remainder mean.
Exploring the Meaning of Consent: Participation in Research and Beliefs about Risks and Benefits (pdf) Eleanor Singer 19:3 September 2003 Informed consent; survey participation; risk; benefit.
Quality Issues at Statistics Norway (pdf) Hans Viggo Saeboe, Jan Byfuglien, and Randi Johannessen 19:3 September 2003 Systematic quality work; documentation; performance indicators; CPI.
Book and Software Reviews (pdf) NULL 19:3 September 2003 NULL
The Eleventh Morris Hansen Lecture Privacy and Confidentiality - A New Era (pdf) Katherine K. Wallman 19:4 December 2003 NULL
The Eleventh Morris Hansen Lecture Information and Statistical Data: A Distinction With a Difference (pdf) Norman M. Bradburn and Miron L. Straf 19:4 December 2003 Confidentiality; data access; privacy; research data; statistical purposes.
The Eleventh Morris Hansen Lecture Public Perceptions of Confidentiality (pdf) Eleanor Singer 19:4 December 2003 NULL
Reporting Sources of Error in U.S. Federal Government Surveys (pdf) Daniel Kasprzyk and Lee Giesbrecht 19:4 December 2003 Survey error sources; nonsampling; measurement; coverage; processing; nonresponse; sampling.
Quality Management Using ISO 9000 for Price Indices in the UK (pdf) David Fenwick and Graham Tippen 19:4 December 2003 ISO 9000; European Foundation for Quality Management quality model; quality management system; documentation; auditing; price collection.
A Fast and Simple Algorithm for Automatic Editing of Mixed Data (pdf) Ton de Waal and Ronan Quere 19:4 December 2003 Branch-and-bound; data editing; Fellegi-Holt method; Fellegi-Holt paradigm; Fourier-Motzkin elimination.
Improving Navigational Performance in U.S. Census 2000 by Altering the Visually Administered Languages of Branching Instructions (pdf) Cleo Redline, Don A. Dillman, Aref N. Dajani and Mary Ann Scaggs 19:4 December 2003 Questionnaire design; errors of commission; errors of omission.
Estimating Census Undercount by Demographic Analysis: New Approaches to the Emigrant Component (pdf) Philip Redfern 19:4 December 2003 Census of population; demographic analysis; emigration; international migration; overcount; population statistics; post-enumeration survey; undercount; under-enumeration.
Editorial Collaborators (pdf) NULL 19:4 December 2003 NULL
The Effect of Multiple Weighting Steps on Variance Estimation (pdf) Richard Valliant 20:1 March 2004 Ineligibility, jackknife, leverage, nonresponse, replication variance estimate
Combining Link-Tracing Sampling and Cluster Sampling to Estimate the Size of Hidden Populations (pdf) Martín H. Félix-Medina and Steven K. Thompson 20:1 March 2004 Capture-recapture, design-based approach, finite population, hard-to-access population, maximum likelihood, model-based approach, sampling frame
Nonresponse in Time: A Time Series Analysis of the Finnish Labour Force Survey (pdf) Kari Djerf 20:1 March 2004 Survey nonresponse, autoregressive model, time series
Towards a Social Statistical Database and Unified Estimates at Statistics Netherlands (pdf) Marianne Houbiers 20:1 March 2004 Combining registers and surveys, consistent estimates, record linkage, regression estimator, repeated weighting
A Simultaneous Analysis of Interviewer Effects on Various Data Quality Indicators with Identification of Exceptional Interviewers (pdf) Jan Pickery and Geert Loosveldt 20:1 March 2004 Survey data quality, multilevel analysis, multivariate model
Frequency Reports Across Age Groups (pdf) Bärbel Knäuper, Norbert Schwarz and Denise Park 20:1 March 2004 Self-reports, behavioral frequencies, age, working memory, cohort comparisons
Extracting Confidential Information from Public Documents: The 2000 Department of Justice Report on the Federal Use of the Death Penalty in the United States (pdf) David J. Algranati and Joseph B. Kadane 20:1 March 2004 Inadvertent disclosure; missing data; disclosure; linked tables; semi-linked tables
American FactFinder: Disclosure Limitation for the Advanced Query System (pdf) Sam Hawala, Laura Zayatz and Sandra Rowland 20:1 March 2004 Confidentiality, remote access, online query, microdata, U.S. Census Bureau data
Keys to Successful Implementation of Continuous Quality Improvement in a Statistical Agency (pdf) David A. Marker and David R. Morganstein 20:1 March 2004 Current best methods, communication, teamwork, continuous improvement
Preface (pdf) NULL 20:2 June 2004 NULL
Iterative, Multiple-Method Questionnaire Evaluation Research: A Case Study (pdf) James L. Esposito 20:2 June 2004 Behavior coding, displaced workers, focus groups, measurement error, pretesting, respondent debriefing
Calendar and Question-List Survey Methods: Association Between Interviewer Behaviors and Data Quality (pdf) Robert F. Belli, Eun Ha Lee, Frank P. Stafford, Chia-Hung Chou 20:2 June 2004 Survey interviewing, response error, interviewer effects, interviewing style, autobiographical memory, retrospective reports, behavior coding
A Questionnaire Design for Dependent Interviewing that Addresses the Problem of Cognitive Satisficing (pdf) Adriaan W. Hoogendoorn 20:2 June 2004 Dependent interviewing, preloading, computerized self-administrative questionnaires, data quality, respondent burden
TADEQ: A Tool for the Documentation and Analysis of Electronic Questionnaires (pdf) Jelke Bethlehem, Anco Hundepool 20:2 June 2004 Computer-assisted interviewing, questionnaire, documentation
Relating Respondent-Generated Intervals Questionnaire Design to Survey Accuracy and Response Rate (pdf) S. James Press, Judith M. Tanur 20:2 June 2004 Bayesian, brackets, questionnaires, recall, item nonresponse, surveys
Developing Bilingual Questionnaires: Experiences from New Zealand in the Development of the 2001 Mäori Language Survey (pdf) Lyn Potaka, Suzanne Cochrane 20:2 June 2004 Mäori language, questionnaire design, cognitive testing, translation methods, dual development
The Time-line as a Device to Enhance Recall in Standardized Research Interviews: A Split Ballot Study (pdf) Wander van der Vaart 20:2 June 2004 Data collection, recall accuracy, memory cues, life history
Using Vignettes in Cognitive Research on Establishment Surveys (pdf) Rebecca L. Morrison, Kristin Stettler, Amy E. Anderson 20:2 June 2004 Mock records, pretesting, questionnaire development, household vs. establishment
Pre-printing Effects in Official Statistics: An Experimental Study (pdf) Anders Holmberg 20:2 June 2004 Use of historical data, experimental design, measurement errors, response variability
Exploring Confidentiality Issues Related to Dependent Interviewing: Preliminary Findings (pdf) Joanne Pascale, Thomas S. Mayer 20:2 June 2004 Dependent interviewing, confidentiality, privacy, respondent debriefing, cognitive interviewing
How Good is Good? Comparing Numerical Ratings of Response Options for Two Versions of the Self-Assessed Health Status Question (pdf) Barbara Foley Wilson, Barbara M. Altman, Karen Whitaker, Mario Callegaro 20:2 June 2004 Cognitive testing, disability measures
Identifying and Reducing Response Burdens in Internet Business Surveys (pdf) Gustav Haraldsen 20:2 June 2004 Data quality, respondent characteristics, visual design, CASIC, business survey reponse process
Book and Software Reviews (pdf) NULL 20:2 June 2004 NULL
The Twelfth Morris Hansen Lecture Simple Response Variance: Then and Now (pdf) Paul P. Biemer 20:3 September 2004 Reinterview surveys, latent class analysis, kappa, nonsampling error, reliability
Discussion (pdf) Robert M. Groves 20:3 September 2004 NULL
Discussion (pdf) Keith Rust 20:3 September 2004 NULL
List-based Web Surveys: Quality, Timeliness, and Nonresponse in the Steps of the Participation Flow (pdf) Monica Pratesi, Katja Lozar Manfreda, Silvia Biffignandi, Vasja Vehovar 20:3 September 2004 Web survey process, drop-outs, survival analysis, nonresponse
The Effect of Coding Error on Time Use Surveys Estimates (pdf) Patrick Sturgis 20:3 September 2004 Coder reliability, diary surveys, variance inflation
On the Distribution of Random Effects in a Population-based Multi-stage Cluster Sample Survey (pdf) Obioha C. Ukoumunne, Martin C. Gulliford, Susan Chinn 20:3 September 2004 Multilevel models, hierarchical data, components of variance
Estimating Marginal Cohort Working Life Expectancies from Sequential Cross-sectional Survey Data (pdf) Markku M. Nurminen, Christopher R. Heathcote, Brett A. Davis 20:3 September 2004 Biostatistics, epidemiological methods, health expectancy, work ability
Missing the Mark? Imputation Bias in the Current Population Survey's State Income and Health Insurance Coverage Estimates (pdf) Michael Davern, Lynn A. Blewett, Boris Bershadsky, Noreen Arnold 20:3 September 2004 Hot deck, allocation formulas, item nonresponse, missing data, 1990 Decennial Census, Census 2000 Supplementary Survey, American Community Survey
Does Voice Matter? An Interactive Voice Response (IVR) Experiment (pdf) Mick P. Couper, Eleanor Singer, Roger Tourangeau 20:3 September 2004 Interactive voice response, IVR, audio-CASI, sensitive questions, voice
Revisions to Official Data on U.S. GNP: A Multivariate Assessment of Different Vintages (pdf) K. D. Patterson and S. M. Heravi 20:4 December 2004 Data measurement process, cointegration, common trends, common features, weak exogeneity
Discussion (pdf) Dennis Trewin 20:4 December 2004 NULL
Discussion (pdf) Peter van de Ven and George van Leeuwen 20:4 December 2004 NULL
Discussion (pdf) D. M. Egginton 20:4 December 2004 NULL
Discussion (pdf) Robin Lynch and Craig Richardson 20:4 December 2004 NULL
Rebasing, Common Cycles, and Some Practical Implications of Modelling Data Revisions (pdf) K. D. Patterson and S. M. Heravi 20:4 December 2004 NULL
Borrowing Strength Is Not the Best Technique Within a Wide Class of Design-Consistent Domain Estimators (pdf) Victor M. Estevao and Carl-Erik Särndal 20:4 December 2004 Design-based inference, very nearly design unbiased estimation, calibration, calibrated weights, regression fit, regression residuals
Perceptions of Disability: The Effect of Self- and Proxy Response (pdf) Sunghee Lee, Nancy A. Mathiowetz and Roger Tourangeau 20:4 December 2004 Proxy response, measurement of persons with disabilities
Maintaining Race and Ethnicity Trend Lines in U.S. Government Surveys (pdf) Elizabeth Greenberg, Jon Cohen and Dan Skidmore 20:4 December 2004 Race and ethnicity linking, racial identification, statistical trend, priming effect
Confidence Intervals for Proportions Estimated from Complex Sample Designs (pdf) Alistair Gray, Stephen Haslett and Geoffrey Kuzmicich 20:4 December 2004 Complex sample design, proportions, exact binomial confidence interval, bootstrap confidence interval, exchangeable bootstrap
Editorial Collaborators (pdf) NULL 20:4 December 2004 NULL
Inference for the Population Total from Probability-Proportional-to-Size Samples Based on Predictions from a Penalized Spline Nonparametric Model (pdf) Hui Zheng and Roderick J. A. Little 21:1 March 2005 Jackknife, balanced repeated replication, Horvitz-Thompson estimator, sampling weights, variance estimation
The Accuracy of Estimators of Number of Signatories to a Petition Based on a Sample (pdf) Duncan I. Hedderley and Stephen J. Haslett 21:1 March 2005 Biased estimators, number of classes, population size, referendum, duplicate signatures, multiple signatures
A Two-Step Nonparametric Sample Survey Approach for Testing the Association of Degree of Rurality with Health Services Utilization (pdf) John S. Preisser, Cicely E. Mitchell, James M. Powers, Thomas A. Arcury and Wilbert M. Gesler 21:1 March 2005 Exact methods, logistic regression, Spearman correlation
Improving Comparability of Existing Data by Response Conversion (pdf) Stef van Buuren, Sophie Eyres, Alan Tennant and Marijke Hopman-Rock 21:1 March 2005 NULL
The Nature of Nonresponse in a Medicaid Survey: Causes and Consequences (pdf) Patricia M. Gallagher, Floyd Jackson Fowler and Vickie L. Stringfellow 21:1 March 2005 Nonresponse, bias, Medicaid, mail, telephone, in-person interview, face to face interview, CAHPS
Telephone, Internet, and Paper Data Collection Modes for the Census 2000 Short Form (pdf) Sid J. Schneider, David Cantor, Lawrence Malakhoff, Carlos Arieira, Paul Segel, Khanh-Luu Nguyen and Jennifer Guarino Tancreto 21:1 March 2005 Response mode, response rate, incentive
The Productivity of the Three-Step Test-Interview (TSTI) Compared to an Expert Review of a Self-administered Questionnaire on Alcohol Consumption (pdf) Harrie Jansen and Tony Hak 21:1 March 2005 Data quality, pretesting, cognitive methods, ecological validity, focused interview, think aloud, observation
Underpinning the E-Business Framework: Defining E-Business Concepts and Classifying E-Business Indicators (pdf) Xander J. de Graaf and Robin H. Muurling 21:1 March 2005 E-commerce, E-business, business processes, organisation structures, efficiency, productivity
Sampling From Finite Populations: Actual Coverage Probabilities for Confidence Intervals on the Population Mean (pdf) Jörgen Dalén 2:1 March 1986 t distribution; skewness; central limit theorem.
Reflections on Early History of Official Statistics and a Modest Proposal for Global Coordination (pdf) Samuel Kotz 21:2 June 2005 Technological advances, unification, statistical pioneers, EUROSTAT
The Effectiveness of a Supranational Statistical Office: Pluses, Minuses, and Challenges Viewed from the Outside (pdf) Ivan P. Fellegi and Jacob Ryten 21:2 June 2005 Statistical system, supranational, priority setting, standards, dissemination, credibility
An Interview with the Authors of the Book Model Assisted Survey Sampling (pdf) Phillip S. Kott, Bengt Swensson, Carl-Erik Särndal and Jan Wretman 21:2 June 2005 NULL
Achieving Usability in Establishment Surveys Through the Application of Visual Design Principles (pdf) Don A. Dillman, Arina Gertseva and Taj Mahon-Haft 21:2 June 2005 Questionnaire, mail survey, survey response, gestalt psychology
Promoting Uniform Question Understanding in Today's and Tomorrow's Surveys (pdf) Frederick G. Conrad and Michael F. Schober 21:2 June 2005 Clarification, conversational interviewing, conceptual variability, question comprehension, standardization, interviewing techniques, mode effects, interviewer- respondent interaction
To Mix or Not to Mix Data Collection Modes in Surveys (pdf) Edith D. de Leeuw 21:2 June 2005 Data quality, dual frame surveys, equivalence of instruments, hybrid surveys, mixed-mode, multiple mode, multi-mode, mode system, coverage, nonresponse, survey costs, survey error
Automatic Edit and Imputation for Business Surveys: The Dutch Contribution to the EUREDIT Project (pdf) Jeroen Pannekoek and Ton de Waal 21:2 June 2005 Automatic editing, consistency, deductive imputation, error localisation, hot-deck imputation, Fellegi-Holt paradigm, multivariate regression imputation, nearest neighbour hot-deck imputation, random errors, ratio hot-deck imputation, systematic errors
Model-based Estimation of Drug Use Prevalence Using Item Count Data (pdf) Paul Biemer and Gordon Brown 21:2 June 2005 Latent class analysis, NSDUH, randomized response, surveying sensitive topics, cocaine use
Data Swapping: Variations on a Theme by Dalenius and Reiss (pdf) Stephen E. Fienberg and Julie McIntyre 21:2 June 2005 Bounds table cell entries, constrained perturbation, contingency tables, marginal releases, minimal sufficient statistics, rank swapping
PRIMA: A New Multiple Imputation Procedure for Binary Variables (pdf) Ralf Münnich and Susanne Rässler 21:2 June 2005 Complex surveys, missing data, multiple imputation, logistic regression, Horvitz-Thompson estimator, GREG estimator
Some Recent Developments and Directions in Seasonal Adjustment (pdf) David F. Findley 21:2 June 2005 Time series, X-12-ARIMA, SEATS, TSW, RunX12, trends, moving holiday effects, sliding spans, spectrum, phase delay, RegComponent models, sampling error, seasonal heteroscedasticity, uncertainty measures
Reducing Refusal Rates in the Case of Threatening Questions: The ‘Door-in-the-Face’ Technique (pdf) Hans-J. Hippler and Gabriele Hippler 2:1 March 1986 Refusal rates; threatening questions; income data; door-in-the-face technique.
Estimation of Regression Parameters for Finite Populations: A Monte-Carlo Study (pdf) Michael A. Hidiroglou 2:1 March 1986 Primary sampling unit; complex survey design; regression; standard error; simulation; finite populations.
Mixed Mode Designs: Finding the Balance Between Nonresponse Bias and Mode Effects (pdf) Robert J.J. Voogt and Willem E. Saris 21:3 September 2005 Mixed mode data collection, election research, survey research
Separating Interviewer and Sampling-Point Effects (pdf) Rainer Schnell and Frauke Kreuter 21:3 September 2005 Complex surveys, design effects, interviewer behavior, interpenetrated sample, survey sampling, interviewer variance, question characteristic
Small Area Estimation from the American Community Survey Using a Hierarchical Logistic Model of Persons and Housing Units (pdf) Donald Malec 21:3 September 2005 Hierarchical model, logistic parameterization, unit level small area model, full Bayesian analysis, MCMC, Metropolis/Hastings, Gibbs sampling
A Note on the Hartley-Rao Variance Estimator (pdf) Phillip S. Kott 21:3 September 2005 Goodman-Kish design, Sampford design, finite population correction factor, relatively larger population, linear calibration estimator
Using CART to Generate Partially Synthetic Public Use Microdata (pdf) J.P. Reiter 21:3 September 2005 CART, confidentiality, disclosure, multiple imputation, synthetic data, trees
Purchasing Power Parity Measurement and Bias from Loose Item Specifications in Matched Samples: An Analytical Model and Empirical Study (pdf) Mick Silver and Saeed Heravi 21:3 September 2005 Purchasing power parity, index numbers, scanner data, hedonic regression
Estimating the Number of Distinct Valid Signatures in Initiative Petitions (pdf) Ruben A. Smith and David R. Thomas 21:3 September 2005 Estimation, sampling signatures, replicated signatures
Miscellanea, Challenges of a Central Statistical Office in a Developing Economy: The Case of Zambia (pdf) Ben Kiregyera and J.P. Banda 2:1 March 1986
Official Statistics in Hungary Before Full Membership in the EU (pdf) Tamas Mell�r 21:3 September 2005 Regional statistics, statistical problems of new EU members, statistics of multinational companies, changes in the foreign trade statistics, public sector activities
International Training at the U.S. Bureau of the Census: An Insider's View (pdf) Karl K. Kindel 2:1 March 1986 Statistical training; international training; International Statistical Programs Center.
Optimal Dynamic Sample Allocation Among Strata (pdf) Joseph B. Kadane 21:4 December 2005 Dynamic sampling plan, Neyman allocation, sampling plan, search theory, static sampling plan, strata
Evaluation of Variance Approximations and Estimators in Maximum Entropy Sampling with Unequal Probability and Fixed Sample Size (pdf) Alina Matei and Yves Till 21:4 December 2005 Variance, unequal probabilities, maximum entropy, fixed sample size, simulations
Implications for RDD Design from an Incentive Experiment (pdf) J. Michael Brick, Jill Montaquila, Mary Collins Hagedorn, Shelley Brock Roth and Christopher Chapman 21:4 December 2005 Subsampling refusals, response rates, refusal conversion, prepaid monetary incentives, advance mailing
On the Bias in Gross Labour Flow Estimates Due to Nonresponse and Misclassification (pdf) Li-Chun Zhang 21:4 December 2005 Post-stratification, nonignorable nonresponse model, Markov latent class analysis, sparse classification errors
Adjustments for Missing Data in a Swedish Vehicle Speed Survey (pdf) Annica Isaksson 21:4 December 2005 Weighting classes, imputation, response probability, error model
Conditional Ordering Using Nonparametric Expectiles (pdf) Yves Aragon, Sandrine Casanova, Ray Chambers and Eve Leconte 21:4 December 2005 Conditional expectile, expectile regression, asymmetric regression, local regression, monotonization techniques, order estimation, ordering index
Data Swapping as a Decision Problem (pdf) Shanti Gomatam, Alan F. Karr and Ashish P. Sanil 21:4 December 2005 Data swapping, disclosure risk, data utility, risk-utility frontier, data confidentiality, categorical data
An Analysis of Interviewer Effects on Screening Questions in a Computer Assisted Personal Mental Health Interview (pdf) Herbert Matschinger, Sebastian Bernert and Matthias C. Angermeyer 21:4 December 2005 Epidemiological survey, random coefficient model, latent class model, mixture model, logistic regression, interviewer effect
Price Indexes for Elementary Aggregates: The Sampling Approach (pdf) Bert M. Balk 21:4 December 2005 CPI, PPI, elementary aggregate, price index
Children and Adolescents as Respondents. Experiments on Question Order, Response Order, Scale Effects and the Effect of Numeric Values Associated with Response Options (pdf) Marek Fuchs 21:4 December 2005 Measurement error, response effect, field experiment
Measuring Progress - An Australian Travelogue (pdf) Jon Hall 21:4 December 2005 Sustainable development, well-being, quality of life, headline indicators, triple bottom line reporting
Quality on Its Way to Maturity: Results of the European Conference on Quality and Methodology in Official Statistics (Q2004) (pdf) Werner Grünewald and Thomas Körner 21:4 December 2005 Quality, official statistics, quality assessment
Editorial Collaborators (pdf) NULL 21:4 December 2005 NULL
Current Research Problems Encountered at the U.S. Bureau of the Census (pdf) Kirk M. Wolter 2:1 March 1986 Sample survey; census undercount and adjustment; time series; disclosure; artificial intelligence.
Letters to the Editor, Survey Research Ought to Be Viewed and Practiced as Applied Statistics (pdf) 2:1 March 1986
Special Notes, ISI Section on Official Statistics, The 39th Annual Summer Institute in Survey Research Techniques (pdf) 2:1 March 1986
Frequency Domain Analyses of SEATS and X-11/12-ARIMA Seasonal Adjustment Filters for Short and Moderate-Length Time Series (pdf) David F. Findley and Donald E.K. Martin 22:1 March 2006 Gain function, phase delay function, seasonal adjustment, trend estimation, ARIMA-model-based signal extraction, X-11-ARIMA, X-12-ARIMA
Variance Estimation by Jackknife Method Under Two-Phase Complex Survey Design (pdf) Debesh Roy and Md. Safiquzzaman 22:1 March 2006 Auxiliary variable, generalized regression estimator, inclusion probability, jackknife estimator
Estimating the Undercoverage of a Sampling Frame Due to Reporting Delays (pdf) Dan Hedlin, Trevor Fenton, John W. McDonald, Mark Pont and Suojin Wang 22:1 March 2006 Frame quality, births and deaths, birth lags, right-truncated data
Raking Ratio Estimation: An Application to the Canadian Retail Trade Survey (pdf) Michael A. Hidiroglou and Zdenek Patak 22:1 March 2006 Raking ratio, post-stratification, calibration
Survey Estimation Under Informative Nonresponse with Follow-up (pdf) Seppo Laaksonen and Ray Chambers 22:1 March 2006 Imputation, sample weighting, prediction approach, response propensity modelling
An Analysis of the Relationship Between Survey Burden and Nonresponse: If We Bother Them More, Are They Less Cooperative? (pdf) Jaki Stanley McCarthy, Daniel G. Beckler and Suzette M. Qualey 22:1 March 2006 Accumulated burden, respondent burden, agricultural survey, nonresponse
How the United States Measures Well-being in Household Surveys (pdf) Daniel H. Weinberg 22:1 March 2006 Well-being, income, poverty, consumption, expenditures, wealth, health surveys
Statistical Matching for Categorical Data: Displaying Uncertainty and Using Logical Constraints (pdf) Marcello D;Orazio, Marco Di Zio and Mauro Scanu 22:1 March 2006 Data fusion, synthetical matching, constrained maximum likelihood estimation, EM algorithm
Erratum (pdf) NULL 22:1 March 2006 NULL
Book and Software Reviews (pdf) NULL 22:1 March 2006 NULL
The Status of Computer-Assisted Telephone Interviewing: Part II – Data Quality Issues (pdf) Robert M. Groves and William L. Nicholls II 2:2 June 1986 CATI; computer-assisted telephone interviewing; telephone interviewing; data quality; nonresponse; measurement error.
Confidentiality Issues at the United States Bureau of the Census (pdf) Lawrence H. Cox, Sarah-Kathryn McDonald, and Dawn Nelson 2:2 June 1986 Disclosure avoidance; data sharing; public perception; confidentiality.
Implicit Longitudinal Sampling from Administrative Files: A Useful Technique (pdf) Alan B. Sunter 2:2 June 1986 Survey sampling; Poisson sampling; longitudinal surveys; random numbers; pseudorandom numbers.
Dual System Estimation Using Demographic Analysis Data (pdf) Cary T. Isaki and Linda K. Schultz 2:2 June 1986 Dual system estimator; odds ratio; correlation; demographic analysis.
How Reliable Are Soviet Statistics on the Kolkhoz Markets? (pdf) Stephen Shenfield 2:2 June 1986 Soviet; survey; trade; kolkhoz-markets; food.
Some Difficulties Involving Nonparametric Estimation of a Density Function (pdf) Yadolah Dodge 2:2 June 1986 Nonparametric estimation; density estimation; kernel density estimation; simulation.
Letters to the Editor, Reply, Survey Research Ought to Be Viewed and Practiced as Applied Statistics (pdf) 2:2 June 1986
Special Notes, Luxembourg Income Study – LIS, Call for Papers – International Symposium on Panel Surveys (pdf) 2:2 June 1986
Book Reviews (pdf) 2:2 June 1986
Preface (pdf) NULL 22:2 June 2006 NULL
Putting a Questionnaire on the Web is not Enough - A Comparison of Online and Offline Surveys Conducted in the Context of the German Federal Election 2002 (pdf) Thorsten Faas and Harald Schoen 22:2 June 2006 Online surveys, survey methodology, Internet research, election studies, Germany
An Experimental Study on the Effects of Personalization, Survey Length Statements, Progress Indicators, and Survey Sponsor Logos in Web Surveys (pdf) Dirk Heerwegh and Geert Loosveldt 22:2 June 2006 Online survey, response rate, personalization, progress indicator, survey methods, social exchange theory, survey data quality, experiment
Dual Frame Web-Telephone Sampling for Rare Groups (pdf) Edward Blair and Johnny Blair 22:2 June 2006 Sampling, rare groups, web surveys, online surveys
Merely Incidental?: Effects of Response Format on Self-reported Behavior (pdf) Randall K. Thomas and Jonathan D. Klein 22:2 June 2006 Behavioral self-report, Internet survey methods, response format effects, survey mode effects
Use and Non-use of Clarification Features in Web Surveys (pdf) Frederick G. Conrad, Mick P. Couper, Roger Tourangeau and Andrey Peytchev 22:2 June 2006 Web surveys, question clarification, interactivity, user interfaces, definitions
The Influence of Web-based Questionnaire Presentation Variations on Survey Cooperation and Perceptions of Survey Quality (pdf) Jill T. Walston, Robert W. Lissitz and Lawrence M. Rudner 22:2 June 2006 Internet surveys, nonresponse, questionnaire design
Can Web and Mail Survey Modes Improve Participation in an RDD-based National Health Surveillance? (pdf) Michael W. Link and Ali Mokdad 22:2 June 2006 Web surveys, mail surveys, survey bias, RDD
Dropouts on the Web: Effects of Interest and Burden Experienced During an Online Survey (pdf) Mirta Galesic 22:2 June 2006 Web survey, dropouts, interest, burden, decision making, decision field theory
Propensity Score Adjustment as a Weighting Scheme for Volunteer Panel Web Surveys (pdf) Sunghee Lee 22:2 June 2006 Web survey, propensity score adjustment
Book and Software Review (pdf) NULL 22:2 June 2006 NULL
The Effects of Dependent Interviewing on Responses to Questions on Income Sources (pdf) Peter Lynn, Annette J�ckle, Stephen P. Jenkins and Emanuela Sala 22:3 September 2006 Acquiescence bias, computer-assisted personal interviewing, experiment, longitudinal surveys, measurement error, questionnaire design, under-reporting
Everyday Concepts and Classification Errors: Judgments of Disability and Residence (pdf) Roger Tourangeau, Frederick Conrad, Zachary Arens, Scott Fricker, Sunghee Lee and Elisha Smith 22:3 September 2006 Reporter errors, conceptual misalignment, definitions, concepts, categories
Methods of Behavior Coding of Survey Interviews (pdf) Yfke P. Ongena and Wil Dijkstra 22:3 September 2006 Survey interviewing, question�answer sequence, interviewer monitoring, pre-testing methods, interaction analysis
Forecasting Labor Force Participation Rates (pdf) Edward W. Frees 22:3 September 2006 Longitudinal data, principal components, demographic forecasting, JEL classification, Primary J110, Secondary J210
Outlier Detection and Editing Procedures for Continuous Multivariate Data (pdf) B. Ghosh-Dastidar and J.L. Schafer 22:3 September 2006 Contaminated normal, EM algorithm, NHANES III, outliers, posterior probability
A Comparison of Multiple Imputation and Data Perturbation for Masking Numerical Variables (pdf) Krishnamurty Muralidhar and Rathindra Sarathy 22:3 September 2006 Confidentiality, privacy, data dissemination
Record Level Measures of Disclosure Risk for Survey Microdata (pdf) Elsayed A.H. Elamir and Chris Skinner 22:3 September 2006 Log-linear model, Poisson-gamma model, population uniqueness, statistical disclosure control
Alternative Designs for Regression Estimation (pdf) Mingue Park 22:3 September 2006 Best linear unbiased predictor, regression estimator, regression superpopulation model, balanced sampling
Variances in Repeated Weighting with an Application to the Dutch Labour Force Survey (pdf) Paul Knottnerus and Coen van Duin 22:3 September 2006 Combining registers and surveys, numerically consistent tables, recalibration, regression estimators, superresiduals, variance estimation
The Implication of Employee Stock Options and Holding Gains for Disposable Income and Household Saving Rates in Finland (pdf) Ilja Kristian Kavonius 22:3 September 2006 National accounts, SNA93, capital gains, sector accounts, household sector, other changes in assets
Ethics, Confidentiality, and Data Dissemination (pdf) Hermann Habermann 22:4 December 2006 Common good, confidentiality, data dissemination, ethical challenges, statistical information
Discussion (pdf) Stephen E. Fienberg 22:4 December 2006 Census data, confidentiality, data sharing, ethics, disclosure limitation
Statistics in the National Interest (pdf) Kenneth Prewitt 22:4 December 2006 NULL
Discussion (pdf) Tim Holt 22:4 December 2006 NULL
Discussion (pdf) Dennis Trewin 22:4 December 2006 NULL
Discussion (pdf) Cynthia Z.F. Clark 22:4 December 2006 NULL
Discussion (pdf) Margo Anderson, William Seltzer 22:4 December 2006 NULL
Rejoinder (pdf) Hermann Habermann 22:4 December 2006 NULL
Evaluation of Estimates of Census Duplication Using Administrative Records Information (pdf) Mary H. Mulry, Susanne L. Bean, D. Mark Bauder, Deborah Wagner, Thomas Mule, Rita J. Petroni 22:4 December 2006 Census 2000, undercount, overcount, Accuracy and Coverage Evaluation Survey, A.C.E. Revision II, record linkage
Measuring the Disclosure Protection of Micro Aggregated Business Microdata. An Analysis Taking as An Example the German Structure of Costs Survey (pdf) Rainer Lenz 22:4 December 2006 Database cross-match, de facto anonymity, linear programming, micro aggregation, scientific-use-file, statistical data confidentiality
Statistical Disclosure Control Using Post Randomisation: Variants and Measures for Disclosure Risk (pdf) Ardo van den Hout, Elsayed A.H. Elamir 22:4 December 2006 Calibration, information loss, misclassification, PRAM
A Comparison of Current and Annual Measures of Income in the British Household Panel Survey (pdf) Ren� B�heim, Stephen P. Jenkins 22:4 December 2006 Survey measures of income, income, inequality, poverty
Delete-a-Group Variance Estimation for the General Regression Estimator Under Poisson Sampling (pdf) Phillip S. Kott 22:4 December 2006 Asymptotic, finite population correction, model variance, randomization mean squared error
The Status of Computer-Assisted Telephone Interviewing: Part I – Introduction and Impact on Cost and Timeliness of Survey Data (pdf) William L. Nicholls II and Robert M. Groves 2:2 June 1986 CATI; computer-assisted telephone interviewing; telephone interviewing; survey costs; timeliness.
Challenges to the Confidentiality of U.S. Federal Statistics, 1910-1965 (pdf) Margo Anderson, William Seltzer 23:1 March 2007 Statistical confidentiality, official statistics, population data collection
Efficient Stratification Based on Nonparametric Regression Methods (pdf) Enrico Fabrizi, Carlo Trivisano 23:1 March 2007 Dalenius and Hodges rule, one-way optimal stratification, regression trees, additive models, MARS, boosted regression trees
A Selection Strategy for Weighting Variables Under a Not-Missing-at-Random Assumption (pdf) Barry Schouten 23:1 March 2007 Bias, nonresponse adjustment, weighting model, missing-at-random, generalised regression estimator, linear weighting
Imputing for Late Reporting in the U.S. Current Employment Statistics Survey (pdf) Kennon R. Copeland, Richard Valliant 23:1 March 2007 Establishment survey, estimate revisions, nonignorable nonresponse, nonreporting, panel survey
Incentives in Random Digit Dial Telephone Surveys: A Replication and Extension (pdf) Richard Curtin, Eleanor Singer, Stanley Presser 23:1 March 2007 Response rate, nonresponse bias
Methods for Achieving Equivalence of Samples in Cross-National Surveys: The European Social Survey Experience (pdf) Peter Lynn, Sabine H�der, Siegfried Gabler, Seppo Laaksonen 23:1 March 2007 Design effects, effective sample size, intra-cluster correlation, sample design, sampling frames
Book and Software Reviews (pdf) NULL 23:1 March 2007 NULL
Estimation of Nonresponse Bias in the European Social Survey: Using Information from Reluctant Respondents (pdf) Jaak Billiet, Michel Philippens, Rory Fitzgerald, Ineke Stoop 23:2 June 2007 Data quality assessment, cross-national surveys, measurement error, European Social Survey
Measuring Disability in Surveys: Consistency Over Time and Across Respondents (pdf) Sunghee Lee, Nancy A. Mathiowetz, Roger Tourangeau 23:2 June 2007 Measurement of disability, self-proxy differences, decomposition, dichotomous items versus scales
The Codification of Statistical Ethics (pdf) Roger Jowell 2:3 September 1986 Code of ethics; code of practice; declaration on ethics; professional code; professional standards.
Quantifying Stability and Change in Ethnic Group (pdf) Ludi Simpson, Bola Akinwale 23:2 June 2007 Race, reliability, longitudinal, census
Seasonal Adjustment of Weekly Time Series with Application to Unemployment Insurance Claims and Steel Production (pdf) William P. Cleveland, Stuart Scott 23:2 June 2007 Unobserved components, weekly data
Finite Population Small Area Interval Estimation (pdf) Li-Chun Zhang 23:2 June 2007 Design based coverage, random effects mixed model, bootstrap calibration
Predicting Natural Gas Production in Texas: An Application of Nonparametric Reporting Lag Distribution Estimation (pdf) Crystal D. Linkletter, Randy R. Sitter 23:2 June 2007 AIDS, prediction intervals, right-truncated data, survey sampling
Disclosure Avoidance Practices and Research at the U.S. Census Bureau: An Update (pdf) Laura Zayatz 23:2 June 2007 Confidentiality, microdata, frequency counts, magnitude data, data protection
Book and Software Reviews (pdf) Stephen Mistler 23:2 June 2007 NULL
Record Linkages for Statistical Purposes: Methodological Issues (pdf) Thomas B. Jabine and Fritz J. Scheuren 2:3 September 1986 Matching; record-linkage theory and models; file standardization; validation; blocking; weights; estimation.
Sampling Frames for Agriculture in the United States (pdf) Ron Fecso, Robert D. Tortora, and Frederic A. Vogel 2:3 September 1986 Agriculture; area frame; list frame; dual frame.
Applying a British Class Scheme to Swedish Data (pdf) Olle Lundberg 2:3 September 1986 Comparative research; social classes; Britain; Sweden.
Handling Wave Nonresponse in Panel Surveys (pdf) Graham Kalton 2:3 September 1986 Nonresponse; weighting adjustments; imputation; panel surveys; panel attrition.
Miscellanea, Preparing Mathematical Statisticians for Statistical Agencies (pdf) S.G. Currie, J.H. Gough, G.J.C. Hole, K.P. Krotki, R. Lussier, and F. Maranda 2:3 September 1986 Statistical training; university; government statisticians.
The Morris Hansen Lecture 2006 Statistical Perspectives on Spatial Social Science (pdf) Michael F. Goodchild 23:3 September 2007 Geographic information system, place-based analysis, spatial dependence, spatial heterogeneity, statistical geometry
Using Geospatial Information Resources in Sample Surveys (pdf) Sarah M. Nusser 23:3 September 2007 NULL
Finding a Needle In a Haystack or Identifying Anonymous Census Records (pdf) Tore Dalenius 2:3 September 1986
Discussion (pdf) Linda Williams Pickle 23:3 September 2007 NULL
Optimizing the Use of Microdata: An Overview of the Issues (pdf) Julia Lane 23:3 September 2007 Confidentiality, microdata access, access modalities, risk/utility tradeoff
Benchmarking the Effect of Cell Adjustment on Tabular Outputs: The Shortcomings of Current Approaches (pdf) Paul Williamson 23:3 September 2007 Statistical disclosure control, random rounding, small cell adjustment, goodness of fit, fitness for purpose
Summary of Accuracy and Coverage Evaluation for the U.S. Census 2000 (pdf) Mary H. Mulry 23:3 September 2007 Undercount, overcount, dual system estimation
Special Notes, The International Society Survey Program (pdf) 2:3 September 1986
Resampling Variance Estimation in Surveys with Missing Data (pdf) A.C. Davison, S. Sardy 23:3 September 2007 Balanced repeated replication, bootstrap, calibration, influence function, jackknife, linearization, missing data, multiple imputation
Nonresponse Among Ethnic Minorities: A Multivariate Analysis (pdf) Remco Feskens, Joop Hox, Gerty Lensvelt-Mulders, Hans Schmeets 23:3 September 2007 Nonresponse, ethnic minorities, structural equation models
Procedures for Updating Classification Systems: A Study of Biotechnology and the Standard Occupational Classification System (pdf) Neil Malhotra, Jon A. Krosnick 23:3 September 2007 Classification systems, SOC, employment, sorting, cluster analysis, biotechnology
Book Reviews (pdf) 2:3 September 1986
Editorial Collaborators (pdf) 2:3 September 1986
Non-Bayesian Multiple Imputation (pdf) Jan F. Bjornstad1 23:4 December 2007 Variance estimation; survey sampling; stratified sampling; logistic regression; nonresponse; hot-deck imputation.
Discussion (pdf) Ray Chambers 23:4 December 2007 NULL
Discussion (pdf) Ralf T. Munnich 23:4 December 2007 NULL
Discussion (pdf) Chris Skinner 23:4 December 2007 NULL
Discussion (pdf) Seppo Laaksonen 23:4 December 2007 NULL
Discussion (pdf) Daniel Thorburn 23:4 December 2007 NULL
Rejoinder (pdf) Jan F. Bjornstad 23:4 December 2007 NULL
The Interdependence of Determinants for the Strength and Direction of Social Desirability Bias in Racial Attitude Surveys (pdf) Volker Stocke 23:4 December 2007 Mode of administration; need for social approval; racial attitudes; rational-choice theory; response bias; trait desirability.
The Perils of Interpreting Age Differences in Attitude Reports: Question Order Effects Decrease with Age (pdf) Barbel Knauper, Norbert Schwarz, Denise Park and Andreas Fritsch 23:4 December 2007 Self-reports; attitude measurement; age; working memory; cohort comparisons.
Dependent Interviewing and Seam Effects in Work History Data (pdf) Annette Jackle and Peter Lynn 23:4 December 2007 Seam bias; recall error; labour force transitions.
The Influence of End-Users on the Temporal Consistency of an International Statistical Process: The Case of TropicalForest Statistics (pdf) Alan Grainger 23:4 December 2007 Statistical process modelling; international statistics; international organizations; deforestation; civil society; new institutionalism; discourse analysis; ontological analysis.
Book and Software Reviews (pdf) NULL 23:4 December 2007 NULL
Editorial Collaborators (pdf) NULL 23:4 December 2007 NULL
The Morris Hansen Lecture 2004 Bridging the Gap: Moving to the 1997 Standards for Collecting Data on Race and Ethnicity (pdf) Jennifer H. Madans 24:1 March 2008 OMB standards; population estimates.
Discussion (pdf) Clyde Tucker 24:1 March 2008 NULL
Discussion (pdf) Robert B. Hill 24:1 March 2008 NULL
Applications of the Bayesian Bootstrap in Finite Population Inference (pdf) Murray Aitkin 24:1 March 2008 Survey sampling; stratification; clustering; Dirichlet prior.
On the Covriance Between Related Horvitz-Thompson Estimators (pdf) John Wood 24:1 March 2008 Measures of change; repeating survey; rotating survey; rotation scheme; variance.
Probability Based Estimation Theory for Respondent Driven Sampling (pdf) Erik Volz and Douglas D. Heckathorn 24:1 March 2008 Respondent driven sampling; chain-referral sampling; Hansen�Hurwitz; MCMC.
Survey Experiences and Later Survey Attitudes,Intentions and Behaviour (pdf) Lars R. Bergman and Robert Brage 24:1 March 2008 Survey climate; nonresponse; refusal; attitude; response burden.
Temporal Disaggregation and the Adjustment of Quarterly National Accounts for Seasonal and Calendar Effects (pdf) Tommaso Proietti1 and Filippo Moauro 24:1 March 2008 Structural time series models; calendar effects; Kalman filter and smoother; quarterly national accounts.
New Approaches to Creating Data for Economic Geographers (pdf) Matthew Freedman, Julia Lane, and Marc Roemer 24:1 March 2008 Administrative and survey record integration; spatial analysis; matching; imputation; commuting.
Book and Software Reviews (pdf) Annette K. McClave,Danna Basson,Bellinda King-Kallimanis,Paul Beatty 24:1 March 2008 NULL
Assessing Auxiliary Vectors for Control of Nonresponse Bias in the Calibration Estimator (pdf) Carl-Erik S�rndal, Sixten Lundstr�m, 24:2 June 2008 Calibration weighting, nonresponse adjustment, nonresponse bias, auxiliary variables, bias indicator
Model-Based Inference for Two-Stage Cluster Samples Subject to Nonignorable Item Nonresponse (pdf) Ying Yuan, Roderick J.A. Little, 24:2 June 2008 Random effects, multiple imputation, cluster-specific nonignorable, outcome-specific nonignorable
An Implementation Strategy for Efficient Convergence of the Lavallee and Hidiroglou Stratification Algorithm (pdf) Patricia Gunning, Jane M. Horgan, Gary Keogh, 24:2 June 2008 Boundaries, geometric progression, Neyman allocation, noncertainty stratum, power allocation, skewness
Protection of Micro-data Subject to Edit Constraints Against Statistical Disclosure (pdf) Natalie Shlomo, Ton De Waal, 24:2 June 2008 Information loss, additive noise, micro-aggregation, post-randomization method, rank swapping, rounding
Risk of Disclosure, Perceptions of Risk, and Concerns about Privacy and Confidentiality as Factors in Survey Participation (pdf) Mick P. Couper, Eleanor Singer, Frederick G. Conrad, Robert M. Groves, 24:2 June 2008 Disclosure, informed consent, survey participation, privacy, confidentiality
Use of Deflators in Business Surveys: An Analysis Based on Italian Micro Data (pdf) Leandro D’Aurizio, Raffaele Tartaglia-Polcini, 24:2 June 2008 Deflation, rates of change, price indices, mean square error, simulation study, measurement error, reliability theory
An Experiment on Perceived Survey Response Burden Among Businesses (pdf) Dan Hedlin, Helen Lindkvist, Helena Bäckström, Johan Erikson, 24:2 June 2008 Embedded experiment, official economic statistics, ordinal logistic regression, motivating respondents in business surveys
Letter to the Editor (pdf) <i>Prof. Krishnamurty</i> <i>Muralidhar</i>, <i>Dr. Rathindra</i> <i>Sarathy</i>, 24:2 June 2008 NULL
Book and Software Reviews (pdf) Safaa Rabie Amer, John Dixon,Michael D. Larsen,Michael W. Link,Stephen M. Miller,Dr. Jean Ritzen, Mr. Andreas Lindner, 24:2 June 2008 NULL
In Other Journals (pdf) NULL 24:2 June 2008 NULL
Special Section on Longitudinal Surveys (pdf) NULL 24:3 September 2008 NULL
Estimating Models for Panel Survey Data under Complex Sampling (pdf) Marcel D.T. Vieira, Chris J. Skinner 24:3 September 2008 Longitudinal survey, covariance structure, multistage sampling, stratification, weighting
The Contribution of Residential Mobility to Sample Loss in a Birth Cohort Study: Evidence from the First Two Waves of the UK Millennium Cohort Study (pdf) Ian Plewis, Sosthenes C. Ketende, Heather Joshi, Gareth Hughes, 24:3 September 2008 Longitudinal surveys, attrition, nonresponse, moving home, logistic regression, multilevel models, UK Millennium Cohort
Seam Effects in Longitudinal Surveys (pdf) Mario Callegaro, 24:3 September 2008 Seam effect, seam bias, heaping effect, dependent interviewing, calendar aided interviewing, measurement error
Dependent Interviewing: Effects on Respondent Burden and Efficiency of Data Collection (pdf) Annette Jackle, 24:3 September 2008 Panel surveys, data collection, questionnaire design, costs
Explaining the Size and Nature of Response in a Survey on Health Status and Economic Standard (pdf) Fredrik Johansson, Anders Klevmarken, 24:3 September 2008 Nonresponse, response process, probit with selection, JEL-classification C34, C42, J14
Finite Sample Revision Variances for ARIMA Model-Based Signal Extraction (pdf) Tucker McElroy, Richard Gagnon, 24:3 September 2008 Signal extraction, ARIMA models, seasonal adjustment
Weight Adjustments for the Grouped Jackknife Variance Estimator (pdf) Richard Valliant, J. Michael Brick, Jill A. Dever, 24:3 September 2008 Grouping PSUs, grouping strata, inconsistent variance estimator, replicate weights
Book and Software Reviews (pdf) Rob Burnside,Charlotte Steeh, 24:3 September 2008 NULL
The USA's Bicentennial Census: New Directions for Methodology in 1990 (pdf) Constance F. Citro and John W. Pratt 2:4 December 1986 Census; adjustment; undercount; coverage evaluation; sampling; administrative records.
Complete Censuses and Samples (pdf) Leslie Kish and Vijay Verma 2:4 December 1986 Censuses; samples and censuses; population census; small domains; local area estimates.
Using Administrative Lists to Estimate Census Omissions (pdf) Eugene P. Ericksen and Joseph B. Kadane 2:4 December 1986 Administrative lists; censuses; matching; omission rates.
Which Countries Will Follow the Scandinavian Lead in Taking a Register-Based Census of Population? (pdf) Philip Redfern 2:4 December 1986 Census of population; administrative registers; registers of population; administrative record census (ARC).
Where Do People Live? (pdf) Conrad Taeuber 2:4 December 1986 Census; residence; migratory workers; de facto; de jure counts; homeless persons.
Computer Systems to Support Census Geography (pdf) Gordon Deecker, Ron Cunningham, and Karole Kidd 2:4 December 1986 Census; reference maps; thematic maps; automated mapping block program; area master file; postal codes; geographic processing; TIGER.
Address Register Research for the 1991 Census of Canada (pdf) Don Royce 2:4 December 1986 Census; address register; coverage; administrative data; record linkage.
Assessing the Value of Bayesian Methods for Inference about Finite Population Quantities (pdf) Joseph Sedransk 24:4 December 2008 NULL
Discussion (pdf) Nathaniel Schenker, Trivellore E. Raghunathan 24:4 December 2008 NULL
Discussion (pdf) David A. Binder 24:4 December 2008 NULL
Model Averaging Methods for Weight Trimming (pdf) Michael R. Elliott 24:4 December 2008 Sample survey, sampling weights, Bayesian population inference, weight pooling, variable selection, fractional Bayes Factors
A Note on the Asymptotic Equivalence of Jackknife and Linearization Variance Estimation for the Gini Coefficient (pdf) Yves G. Berger 24:4 December 2008 Inclusion probability, linearization, survey weight, sampling design
On Some Common Practices of Systematic Sampling (pdf) Li-Chun Zhang 24:4 December 2008 Statistical decision, second-order Bayes risk, robust design, panel survey
Topic Selection for the Australian Census of Population and Housing (pdf) J.K. Cornish and J. Paice 2:4 December 1986 Census; topic; evaluation.
Does a Final Coverage Check Identify and Reduce Census Coverage Errors? (pdf) Elizabeth Martin, Don A. Dillman 24:4 December 2008 Mail questionnaire, decennial census, coverage questions
Privacy Concerns, Too Busy, or Just Not Interested: Using Doorstep Concerns to Predict Survey Nonresponse (pdf) Nancy Bates, James Dahlhamer, Eleanor Singer 24:4 December 2008 Respondent burden, paradata, CAPI surveys, nonresponse, doorstep concerns, privacy
Seasonality in Investment Plans and Their Revisions (pdf) Alex Teterukovsky 24:4 December 2008 Official statistics, seasonality, forecasting, revisions
Editorial Collaborators (pdf) NULL 24:4 December 2008 NULL
A Controversial Census Topic: Race and Ethnicity in the British Census (pdf) Martin Bulmer 2:4 December 1986 Census; race; ethnicity; Britain; self-identification; proxy; census test.
Censuses of Population and Housing in Africa: Some Issues and Problems (pdf) Ben Kiregyera 2:4 December 1986 African Household Survey Capability Programme (AHSCP); Census of Population and Housing (CPH); Enumeration Area (EA); pilot census; de facto enumeration; de jure enumeration; post-enumeration (PES); Myers's index.
The First Complete Enumeration of Papua New Guinea – The 1980 Population Census (pdf) Reg. J. Gilbert 2:4 December 1986 Census; population; group enumeration census; census editing and imputation; census dissemination.
1981 Census Evaluation Programme in England and Wales, Census Division, Office of Population Censuses and Surveys, OPCS (pdf) 2:4 December 1986 Census; population; evaluation.
Census Data Quality – A User's View (pdf) William J. Hawkes, Jr. 2:4 December 1986 Evaluation; census quality; mean-square-error.
How Increased Automation Will Improve the 1990 Census of Population and Housing of the United States (pdf) Peter Bounpane 2:4 December 1986 1990 U.S. Census of Population and Housing; increased automation; automated address control file; automated geographic support system; earlier processing.
Suggestions for the Application of Advanced Technology in Canadian Collection Operations (pdf) Brian J. Williams 2:4 December 1986 Technological advances; data collection; hand-held computers; enumerator training; training effectiveness; respondent relations.
On Biblical Censuses (pdf) Albert Madansky 2:4 December 1986 Census; Old Testament.
Special Note, International Conference on Telephone Survey Methodology November 8–11, 1987 (pdf) 2:4 December 1986
Model Averaging Methods for Weight Trimming in Generalized Linear Regression Models (pdf) Michael R. Elliott 25:1 March 2009 Sample survey, sampling weights, weight winsorization, Bayesian population inference, weight pooling, variable selection, fractional Bayes Factors
The Use of Sample Weights in Hot Deck Imputation (pdf) Rebecca R. Andridge, Roderick J. Little 25:1 March 2009 Missing data, item nonresponse, survey inference, design variables
Small Area Estimation in the Presence of Correlated Random Area Effects (pdf) Monica Pratesi, Nicola Salvati 25:1 March 2009 Small area estimation, Fay–Herriot model, spatial correlation, Simultaneously Autoregressive (SAR) model, Spatial Empirical Best Linear Unbiased Predictor (SEBLUP)
Nonparametric Variance Estimation for Nearest Neighbor Imputation (pdf) Jun Shao 25:1 March 2009 Nonrespondents, variance estimators, nearest neighbor, nonparametric method, consistency
On the Inter-Regional Mover Problem in Panel Household Surveys (pdf) Takis Merkouris 25:1 March 2009 Cross-sectional estimation, cohabitants, longitudinal household, geographic stratification, weight share method
Compensating for Noncoverage of Nontelephone Households in Random-Digit-Dialing Surveys: A Comparison of Adjustments Based on Propensity Scores and Interruptions in Telephone Service (pdf) K.P. Srinath, Martin R. Frankel, David C. Hoaglin, Michael P. Battaglia 25:1 March 2009 Noncoverage bias, National Health Interview Survey, mean squared error, poststratification
Population Shifts and Demographic Methods (pdf) C. Matthew Snipp, Juanita Tamayo Lott 25:1 March 2009 United States Census, race, ethnicity, tabulations
Privacy-Preserving Analysis of Vertically Partitioned Data Using Secure Matrix Products (pdf) Alan F. Karr, Xiaodong Lin, Ashish P. Sanil, Jerome P. Reiter 25:1 March 2009 Distributed databases, secure matrix product, vertically partitioned data, regression, data confidentiality
Using a Weighted Average of Base Period Price Indexes to Approximate a Superlative Index (pdf) Janice Lent, Alan H. Dorfman 25:1 March 2009 Taylor series, elasticity of substitution, Lloyd–Moulton Index, sample survey
Book and Software Reviews (pdf) Jana Asher,Trent D. Buskirk,John Hall,Gordon Willis 25:1 March 2009
In Other Journals (pdf) 25:1 March 2009
The Presentation of a Web Survey, Nonresponse and Measurement Error among Members of Web Panel (pdf) Roger Tourangeau, Robert M. Groves, Courtney Kennedy, Ting Yan 25:3 September 2009 Survey presentation, nonresponse rates, nonresponse bias, measurement error
Cooperation in Centralised CATI Household Panel Surveys � A Contact-based Multilevel Analysis to Examine Interviewer, Respondent, and Fieldwork Process Effects (pdf) Oliver Lipps 25:3 September 2009 Cross-classified, call data, random interviewer-respondent assignment
Seam Effects in Quantitative Responses (pdf) Frederick G. Conrad, Lance J. Rips, Scott S. Fricker 25:3 September 2009 Dependent interviewing, panel surveys, longitudinal surveys, response error, seam effect
Testing a Cue-list to Aid Attitude Recall in Surveys: A Field Experiment (pdf) Wander van der Vaart 25:3 September 2009 Aided recall, attitudes, cues, data collection, survey
Multipurpose Weighting for Small Area Estimation (pdf) Hukum Chandra, Ray Chambers 25:3 September 2009 Multivariate surveys, multipurpose sample weights, MBD approach, mixed model, EBLUP
A Note on the Effect of Auxiliary Information on the Variance of Cluster Sampling (pdf) Nina Hages�ther, Li-Chun Zhang 25:3 September 2009 Cluster sampling, design effect, cluster size, intra-cluster correlation, general regression estimator
Beyond Objective Priors for the Bayesian Bootstrap Analysis of Survey Data (pdf) Cinzia Carota 25:3 September 2009 Survey sampling, Bayes factors, population parameter selection, post-data Dirichlet priors, constraints on the multinomial probabilities
Modeling Stock Trading Day Effects Under Flow Day-of-Week Effect Constraints (pdf) David F. Findley, Brian C. Monsell 25:3 September 2009 Time series, RegARIMA models, seasonal adjustment, trading day adjustment, X-12-ARIMA, X-13A-S, M3 survey, inventory series
Innovative Statistics to Improve Our Notion of Reality (pdf) Henk K. van Tuinen 25:4 December 2009 Statistical policy; innovation; national accounts; social statistics.
Research and Development in Official Statistics and Scientific Co-operation with Universities: A Follow-Up Study (pdf) Risto Lehtonen, Carl-Erik Särndal 25:4 December 2009 Research and development, R&D infrastructure, forms of networking, university disciplines, implementing research results, use of agency’s microdata
Does the Effect of Incentive Payments on Survey Response Rates Differ by Income Support History? (pdf) Juan D. Barón, Robert V. Breunig, Deborah Cobb-Clark, Tue Gørgens, Anastasia Sartbayeva 25:4 December 2009 Survey response, incentive payments, income support
Design of Web Questionnaires: The Effect of Layout in Rating Scales (pdf) Vera Toepoel, Marcel Das, Arthur van Soest 25:4 December 2009 Web survey, questionnaire design, measurement error, context effects, scalar questions
The Effect of Single-Axis Sorting on the Estimation of a Linear Regression (pdf) Matthias Schmid 25:4 December 2009 Asymptotic variance, consistent estimation, disclosure control, linear model, microaggregation, sorting variable
Using Bayesian Networks to Create Synthetic Data (pdf) Jim Young, Patrick Graham, Richard Penny 25:4 December 2009 Confidentiality, hierarchical Bayesian modelling, multiple imputation
Evaluating Alternative One-Sided Coverage Intervals for a Proportion (pdf) Yan K. Liu, Phillip S. Kott 25:4 December 2009 Coverage probability, effective sample size, stratified random sample
Disclosure Risk and Data Utility for Partially Synthetic Data: An Empirical Study Using the German IAB Establishment Survey (pdf) Jörg Drechsler, J. P. Reiter 25:4 December 2009 Confidentiality, disclosure, multiple imputation, synthetic data
Book and Software Reviews (pdf) 25:4 December 2009
Editorial Collaborators (pdf) 25:4 December 2009
Special Section with Articles Based on Papers from the Third International Conference on Establishment Surveys � Preface (pdf) 26:1 March 2010
A Hybrid Response Process Model for Business Surveys (pdf) Diane K. Willimack, Elizabeth Nichols 26:1 March 2010 Cognitive response model, establishments, record-keeping, measurement error, response burden
Sources of Measurement Errors in Business Surveys (pdf) Mojca Bavdaž 26:1 March 2010 Business participant, records, respondent, survey characteristics, survey instrument, survey staff
Questionnaire Design Guidelines for Establishment Surveys (pdf) Rebecca L. Morrison, Don A. Dillman, Leah M. Christian 26:1 March 2010 Visual design, question wording, cognitive interviews
From Start to Pilot: A Multi-method Approach to the Comprehensive Redesign of an Economic Survey Questionnaire (pdf) Alfred D. Tuttle, Rebecca L. Morrison, Diane K. Willimack 26:1 March 2010 Establishment survey, pretesting, qualitative methods, iterative development, questionnaire evaluation
Adjusting for Nonignorable Sample Attrition Using Survey Substitutes Identified by Propensity Score Matching: An Empirical Investigation Using Labour Market Data (pdf) Richard Dorsett 26:1 March 2010 Attrition, propensity score matching, survey substitutes, unemployment
Evaluation and Selection of Models for Attrition Nonresponse Adjustment (pdf) Eric V. Slud, Leroy Bailey 26:1 March 2010 adjustment cell, logistic regression, weighting, random re-ordering, raking, subdomain
Trends in Income Nonresponse Over Two Decades (pdf) Ting Yan, Richard Curtin, Matthew Jans 26:1 March 2010 Income, nonresponse, longitudinal trend
Get It or Drop It? Cost-Benefit Analysis of Attempts to Interview in Household Surveys (pdf) Dmitri Romanov, Michal Nir 26:1 March 2010 Fieldwork efficiency, nonresponse bias, limit on attempts to interview, duration analysis model
Comparing Four Bootstrap Methods for Stratified Three-Stage Sampling (pdf) Hiroshi Saigo 26:1 March 2010 Multistage sampling, high sampling fractions, resampling methods, quantile estimation
Book and Software Review (pdf) 26:1 March 2010
In Other Journals (pdf) 26:1 March 2010
Official Statistics in India: The Past and the Present (pdf) T.J. Rao 26:2 June 2010 Statistical system in British India, Statistical system after Indian independence, Central Statistical Organisation, National Sample Survey, Indian Statistical Institute, Institute of Agricultural Research Statistics, P.C. Mahalanobis, P.V. Sukhatme, C.R. Rao, National Statistical Commission, Gap in theory and practice
Changing from PAPI to CAPI: Introducing CAPI in a Longitudinal Study (pdf) Jörg-Peter Schräpler, Jürgen Schupp, Gert G. Wagner 26:2 June 2010 CAPI, mode effects, data quality, interviewer effects, JEL classification: C81
Effects of Answer Space Size on Responses to Open-ended Questions in Mail Surveys (pdf) Glenn D. Israel 26:2 June 2010 Visual design, question structure, response quality
Experimental Studies of Disclosure Risk, Disclosure Harm, Topic Sensitivity, and Survey Participation (pdf) Mick P. Couper, Eleanor Singer, Frederick G. Conrad, Robert M. Groves 26:2 June 2010 Disclosure, informed consent, survey participation, confidentiality, topic sensitivity
Tests of Multivariate Hypotheses when using Multiple Imputation for Missing Data and Disclosure Limitation (pdf) Satkartar K. Kinney, Jerome P. Reiter 26:2 June 2010 Confidentiality, disclosure, multiple imputation, significance tests, synthetic data
Issues in Survey Measurement of Chronic Disability: An Example from the National Long Term Care Survey (pdf) Elena A. Erosheva, Toby A. White 26:2 June 2010 Activities of daily living, instrumental activities of daily living, longitudinal survey, screen interview, survey design, two-phase data collection
District-level Estimates of Institutional Births in Ghana: Application of Small Area Estimation Technique Using Census and DHS Data (pdf) Fiifi Amoako Johnson, Hukum Chandra, James J. Brown, Sabu S. Padmadas 26:2 June 2010 Institutional births, demographic and health surveys, Census, small area estimates, districts, Ghana
Seasonality in Revisions of Macroeconomic Data (pdf) Philip Hans Franses, Rene Segers 26:2 June 2010 Seasonality, real-time data, JEL Classification Codes: C32, C52, C82, E20
Comparison of X-12-ARIMA Trading Day and Holiday Regressors with Country Specific Regressors (pdf) Christopher G. Roberts, Scott H. Holan, Brian Monsell 26:2 June 2010 Eurostat, holiday effect, model selection, regARIMA model, trading day effect
The 2009 Morris Hansen Lecture: The Care, Feeding, and Training of Survey Statisticians (pdf) Sharon L. Lohr 26:3 September 2010 Communication, history of sampling, probability sampling, statistical education, statistical thinking, survey sampling
Discussion (pdf) Donsig Jang 26:3 September 2010
Discussion (pdf) James M. Lepkowski 26:3 September 2010
Discussion (pdf) David Morganstein 26:3 September 2010
The Role of the Joint Program in Survey Methodology in Training U.S. Federal Statisticians (pdf) Richard Valliant, Roger Tourangeau, Janice Lent 26:3 September 2010 Academic and governmental collaboration, official statistics, teaching statistics, training survey methodologists
Statistical Careers in United States Government Science Agencies (pdf) Nell Sedransk 26:3 September 2010 History of statistics, complex system models, engineering statistics, metrology, high-dimensional data
Recruitment, Training and Retention of Statisticians in the U.S. Federal Statistical Agencies (pdf) Clyde Tucker 26:3 September 2010 Succession planning, human resources, employee satisfaction
Contact Strategies to Improve Participation via the Web in a Mixed-Mode Mail and Web Survey (pdf) Anders Holmberg, Boris Lorenc, Peter Werner 26:3 September 2010 Web survey, mail survey, mixed-mode, response rate, proportion responses completed by web mode
Comparison of Verbal Behaviors between Calendar and Standardized Conventional Questionnaires (pdf) Ipek Bilgen, Robert F. Belli 26:3 September 2010 Interviewer and respondent behaviors, retrospective reports, standardized interviews, conversational interviews, event history calendar
Using Audio Computer-Assisted Self-Interviewing and Interactive Voice Response to Measure Elder Mistreatment in Older Adults: Feasibility and Effects on Prevalence Estimates (pdf) Scott R. Beach, Richard Schulz, Howard B. Degenholtz, Nicholas G. Castle, Jules Rosen, Andrea R. Fox, Richard K. Morycz 26:3 September 2010 Mode effects, sensitive topics, older adults, A-CASI, IVR
Bilingual Questionnaire Evaluation and Development through Mixed Pretesting Methods: The Case of the U.S. Census Nonresponse Followup Instrument (pdf) Jennifer Childs, Patricia Goerman 26:3 September 2010 Bilingual questionnaire development, pretesting methods, cognitive interviewing, behavior coding, observational study
Using XBRL in a Statistical Context. The Case of the Dutch Taxonomy Project (pdf) Marko Roos 26:3 September 2010 Electronic data collection, XBRL, taxonomy, administrative software, accounts
Book Reviews (pdf) 26:3 September 2010
In Other Journals (pdf) 26:3 September 2010
The 2010 Morris Hansen Lecture Dealing with Survey Nonresponse in Data Collection, in Estimation (pdf) Carl-Erik Särndal 27:1 March 2011 Balanced response set, representative response set, responsive design, lack of balance, auxiliary information, calibrated adjustment weighting
Discussion (pdf) J. Michael Brick 27:1 March 2011
Discussion (pdf) Roger Tourangeau 27:1 March 2011
Breakoff and Unit Nonresponse Across Web Surveys (pdf) Andy Peytchev 27:1 March 2011 Response behavior, unit nonresponse, breakoff, nonresponse consistency
Assessing Mode Effects in a National Crime Victimization Survey using Structural Equation Models: Social Desirability Bias and Acquiescence (pdf) Dirk Heerwegh, Geert Loosveldt 27:1 March 2011 Multimode survey, hybrid survey, telephone survey, mail survey
Designing Input Fields for Non-Narrative Open-Ended Responses in Web Surveys (pdf) Mick P. Couper, Courtney Kennedy, Frederick G. Conrad, Roger Tourangeau 27:1 March 2011 Web surveys, open-ended responses, input field design, date questions, currency questions
Using Register Data to Evaluate the Effects of Proxy Interviews in the Norwegian Labour Force Survey (pdf) Ib Thomsen, Ole Villund 27:1 March 2011 Nonresponse, proxy response, nonsampling error, selection bias
Linear Regression Influence Diagnostics for Unclustered Survey Data (pdf) Jianzhu Li, Richard Valliant 27:1 March 2011 Complex sample, Cook’s D, DFBETAS, DFFITS, influence, outlier, residual analysis
Evaluating the Small-Sample Bias of the Delete-a-Group Jackknife for Model Analyses (pdf) Phillip S. Kott, Steven T. Garren 27:1 March 2011 Calibrated weight, domain, ignorable sample design, linearization variance estimator, model parameter, relative empirical bias
Letter to the Editor (pdf) James R. Knaub 27:1 March 2011
Book Reviews (pdf) 27:1 March 2011
In Other Journals (pdf) 27:1 March 2011
Preface (pdf) Annelies Blom, Frauke Kreuter 27:2 June 2011
Proxy Pattern-Mixture Analysis for Survey Nonresponse (pdf) Rebecca R. Andridge, Roderick J. A. Little 27:2 June 2011 Bayesian methods, missing data, nonignorable nonresponse, nonresponse bias analysis, survey data
Imputation and Estimation under Nonignorable Nonresponse in Household Surveys with Missing Covariate Information (pdf) Danny Pfeffermann, Anna Sikov 27:2 June 2011 Bootstrap, calibration, Horvitz-Thompson type estimator, nonrespondents’ distribution, respondents’ distribution
An Analysis of Nonignorable Nonresponse to Income in a Survey with a Rotating Panel Design (pdf) Caterina Giusti, Roderick J.A. Little 27:2 June 2011 Missing data, pattern-mixture models, multiple imputation, sensitivity analysis
Indicators for Monitoring and Improving Representativeness of Response (pdf) Barry Schouten, Natalie Shlomo, Chris Skinner 27:2 June 2011 Auxiliary variable, business survey, nonresponse, response propensity
A Pseudo-GEE Approach to Analyzing Longitudinal Surveys under Imputation for Missing Responses (pdf) Iván A. Carrillo, Jiahua Chen, Changbao Wu 27:2 June 2011 Complex sampling design, consistency, generalized estimating equations, joint randomization, hot-deck imputation, superpopulation model, variance estimation
Effects of Increasing the Incentive Size in a Longitudinal Study (pdf) Willard L. Rodgers 27:2 June 2011 Panel attrition, data quality, respondent incentives, nonrandom missing data
Attrition in the Swiss Household Panel: Is Change Associated with Drop-out? (pdf) Marieke Voorpostel, Oliver Lipps 27:2 June 2011 Panel studies, nonresponse, response patterns, respondent characteristics
Keeping Track of Panel Members: An Experimental Test of a Between-Wave Contact Strategy (pdf) Katherine A. McGonagle, Mick P. Couper, Robert F. Schoeni 27:2 June 2011 Panel study, nonresponse, contact strategies, survey methods, attrition, tracking, field effort, respondent burden
Using Paradata and Other Auxiliary Data to Examine Mode Switch Nonresponse in a "Recruit-and-Switch" Telephone Survey (pdf) Joseph W. Sakshaug, Frauke Kreuter 27:2 June 2011 Data collection, sensitive questions, mixed mode, CATI, IVR, web
Interviewer Effects on Nonresponse in the European Social Survey (pdf) Annelies G. Blom, Edith D. de Leeuw, Joop J. Hox 27:2 June 2011 Contact, cooperation, interviewer attitudes, doorstep behavior, interviewer questionnaire, contact form, cross-cultural research, international surveys, paradata
Toward a Benefit-Cost Theory of Survey Participation: Evidence, Further Tests, and Implications (pdf) Eleanor Singer 27:2 June 2011 Nonresponse, risks, cost, benefit, decision-making, open-ended questions
Applying Motivation Theory to Achieve Increased Response Rates, Respondent Satisfaction and Data Quality (pdf) Marika Wenemark, Andreas Persson, Helle Noorlind Brage, Tommy Svensson, Margareta Kristenson 27:2 June 2011 Survey design, respondent motivation, Self-Determination Theory, intrinsic motivation, questionnaire
A Unit-Error Theory for Register-Based Household Statistics (pdf) Li-Chun Zhang 27:3 September 2011 Register statistics, statistical accuracy, unit errors, prediction inference
Using Statistical Models for Sample Design of a Reinterview Program (pdf) Jianzhu Li, J. Michael Brick, Bac Tran, Phyllis Singer 27:3 September 2011 Quality control, falsification, curb stone, rare event
Centre Sampling Technique in Foreign Migration Surveys: A Methodological Note (pdf) Gianluca Baio, Gian Carlo Blangiardo, Marta Blangiardo 27:3 September 2011 Incomplete list, migration surveys, aggregation centres
Algorithms for Correcting Sign Errors and Rounding Errors in Business Survey Data (pdf) Sander Scholtus 27:3 September 2011 Structural business statistics, automatic editing, deductive correction, sign errors, rounding errors
Bayesian Estimation of Population Size via Linkage of Multivariate Normal Data Sets (pdf) Brunero Liseo, Andrea Tancredi 27:3 September 2011 Capture-recapture model, closed population, Gibbs sampling, measurement error, record linkage
Random Group Variance Estimators for Survey Data with Random Hot Deck Imputation (pdf) Jun Shao, Qi Tang 27:3 September 2011 Hot deck imputation, nonresponse, variance estimation, random group, reimputation, shortcut
Statistical Properties of Multiplicative Noise Masking for Confidentiality Protection (pdf) Tapan K. Nayak, Bimal Sinha, Laura Zayatz 27:3 September 2011 Data quality, disclosure risk, noise variance, tabular data, unbiasedness, variance inflation
Book Reviews (pdf) 27:3 September 2011
In Other Journals (pdf) 27:3 September 2011
An Index Number Formula Problem: The Aggregation of Broadly Comparable Items (pdf) Mick Silver 27:4 December 2011 Unit value index, superlative index, Consumer Price Index (CPI), Producer Price Index (PPI), hedonic regression, index numbers, price dispersion
Identifying Sources of Error in Cross-national Questionnaires: Application of an Error Source Typology to Cognitive Interview Data (pdf) Rory Fitzgerald, Sally Widdop, Michelle Gray, Debbie Collins 27:4 December 2011 Cross-national research, questionnaire design, cognitive interviewing, Cross National Error Source Typology (CNEST), translation, European Social Survey
Using a Geographic Segmentation to Understand, Predict, and Plan for Census and Survey Mail Nonresponse (pdf) Nancy Bates, Mary H. Mulry 27:4 December 2011 Hard-to-count populations, social marketing, cluster analysis
Are They Really Too Busy for Survey Participation? The Evolution of Busyness and Busyness Claims in Flanders (pdf) Anina Vercruyssen, Bart van de Putte, Ineke A.L. Stoop 27:4 December 2011 Time pressure, survey participation, paradata, doorstep reactions
Generalized Multiplicity-Adjusted Horvitz-Thompson Estimation as a Unified Approach to Multiple Frame Surveys (pdf) Avinash C. Singh, Fulvia Mecatti 27:4 December 2011 Basic, partial and full frame level information, multiplicity adjustments, separate and combined frame approaches, variance estimation
On Variance Estimation for the French Master Sample (pdf) Guillaume Chauvet 27:4 December 2011 Auxiliary information, balanced sampling, conditional sampling design, cube method, expansion estimator, primary sampling unit, rotation group
Secure Multiple Linear Regression Based on Homomorphic Encryption (pdf) Rob Hall, Stephen E. Fienberg, Yuval Nardi 27:4 December 2011 Combining data sources, confidentiality, homomorphic encryption, privacy-preserving statistical calculation, secure multi-party computation
Evaluation of Alternative Income Imputation Methods for a Longitudinal Survey (pdf) Nicole Watson, Rosslyn Starick 27:4 December 2011 Carryover method, HILDA Survey, imputation evaluation framework, Little and Su method, longitudinal hot deck method, longitudinal nearest neighbour regression method
Book Reviews (pdf) 27:4 December 2011
Editorial Collaborators (pdf) 27:4 December 2011
Capture–Recapture Sampling and Indirect Sampling (pdf) Pierre Lavallée, Louis-Paul Rivest 28:1 March 2012 Petersen estimator, generalised weight share method, population size, administrative files
An Examination of Within-Person Variation in Response Propensity over the Data Collection Field Period (pdf) Kristen Olson, Robert M. Groves 28:1 March 2012 Nonresponse, responsive design, nonresponse bias, survival models, dynamic response propensities
Concording U.S. Harmonized System Codes over Time (pdf) Justin R. Pierce, Peter K. Schott 28:1 March 2012 International trade; product classification. JEL classification: F1
Uncertainty Analysis in Statistical Matching (pdf) Pier Luigi Conti, Daniela Marella, Mauro Scanu 28:1 March 2012 Data fusion, synthetical matching
Constrained Small Area Estimators Based on M-quantile Methods (pdf) Enrico Fabrizi, Nicola Salvati, Monica Pratesi 28:1 March 2012 Over-shrinkage, benchmarking, robust estimation
A Multiplicative Masking Method for Preserving the Skewness of the Original Micro-records (pdf) Nicolas Ruiz 28:1 March 2012 Disclosure, microdata perturbation, sufficient statistics, skewness, log normal distribution
Cell Bounds in k-way Tables Given Conditional Frequencies (pdf) Byran J. Smucker, Aleksandra Slavković, Xiaotian Zhu 28:1 March 2012 Confidentiality, contingency tables, integer programming, linear programming, statistical disclosure control, tabular data
Book Reviews (pdf) 28:1 March 2012
In Other Journals (pdf) 28:1 March 2012
Collecting Survey Data During Armed Conflict (pdf) William G. Axinn, Dirgha Ghimire, Nathalie E. Williams 28:2 June 2012 Operations, violence, response rates, contact rates, panel studies
Sources of Error in Survey and Administrative Data: The Importance of Reporting Procedures (pdf) Jeffrey A. Groen 28:2 June 2012 Measurement error, data collection, establishment survey, Current Employment Statistics (CES) survey, Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW)
Management Challenges of the 2010 U.S. Census (pdf) Daniel H. Weinberg 28:2 June 2012 Program management, risk management, software development, data collection
Response Rates in Business Surveys: Going Beyond the Usual Performance Measure (pdf) Katherine Jenny Thompson, Broderick E. Oliver 28:2 June 2012 Performance measure, quality indicator, p-chart, general linear hypothesis test
Calibration Inspired by Semiparametric Regression as a Treatment for Nonresponse (pdf) Giorgio E. Montanari, M. Giovanna Ranalli 28:2 June 2012 Auxiliary information, nonparametric regression, penalized splines, nonresponse bias, shrinkage, unit nonresponse
Strategy for Modelling Nonrandom Missing Data Mechanisms in Observational Studies Using Bayesian Methods (pdf) Alexina Mason, Sylvia Richardson, Ian Plewis, Nicky Best 28:2 June 2012 Longitudinal analysis, cross-sectional analysis, sensitivity analysis, Millennium Cohort Study, income, nonresponse, attrition
Book Reviews (pdf) 28:2 June 2012
Calibrated Bayes, an Alternative Inferential Paradigm for Official Statistics (pdf) Roderick J. Little 28:3 September 2012 Bayesian statistics, frequentist statistics, likelihood principle, robust models, model checking, statistical inference
Discussion (pdf) Jean-François Beaumont 28:3 September 2012
Discussion (pdf) Philippe Brion 28:3 September 2012
Discussion (pdf) Alan H. Dorfman 28:3 September 2012
Discussion (pdf) Risto Lehtonen 28:3 September 2012
Discussion (pdf) Paul A. Smith 28:3 September 2012
Discussion (pdf) Michael P. Cohen 28:3 September 2012
Rejoinder (pdf) Roderick J. Little 28:3 September 2012
Improving RDD Cell Phone Samples. Evaluation of Different Pre-call Validation Methods (pdf) Tanja Kunz, Marek Fuchs 28:3 September 2012 HLR lookup, text message (sms), eligibility, nonworking numbers, survey costs
Mutual Information as a Measure of Intercoder Agreement (pdf) Ben Klemens 28:3 September 2012 Intercoder agreement, Cohen’s kappa
The Organization of Information in a Statistical Office (pdf) Tjalling Gelsema 28:3 September 2012 Metadata, aggregation, semantics, information modeling
Unit Root Properties of Seasonal Adjustment and Related Filters (pdf) William R. Bell 28:3 September 2012 Time series, ARIMA model, X-11 seasonal adjustment, trend estimation
Book Reviews (pdf) 28:3 September 2012
In Other Journals (pdf) 28:3 September 2012
Letter to the Editor (pdf) D. Salgado, C. Pérez-Arriero, M. Herrador, I. Arbués 28:4 December 2012
Use of Paradata in a Responsive Design Framework to Manage a Field Data Collection (pdf) James Wagner, Brady T. West, Nicole Kirgis, James M. Lepkowski, William G. Axinn, Shonda Kruger Ndiaye 28:4 December 2012 Nonresponse, paradata, responsive design, interviewing
Editorial Note (pdf) Editors-in-Chief 28:4 December 2012
Evaluating Survey Questions: A Comparison of Methods (pdf) Ting Yan, Frauke Kreuter, Roger Tourangeau 28:4 December 2012 Cognitive interviews, expert reviews, latent class analysis, measurement error, question pretests, reliability, validity
Discussion (pdf) Jennifer H. Madans, Paul C. Beatty 28:4 December 2012
Discussion Evaluation Procedures for Survey Questions (pdf) Willem E. Saris 28:4 December 2012
Rejoinder (pdf) Ting Yan, Frauke Kreuter, Roger Tourangeau 28:4 December 2012
Disfluencies and Gaze Aversion in Unreliable Responses to Survey Questions (pdf) Michael F. Schober, Frederick G. Conrad, Wil Dijkstra, Yfke P. Ongena 28:4 December 2012 Respondent paradata, respondent cues of processing difficulty, interviewing mode, face-to-face interviewing, telephone interviewing, conversational interviewing, standardized interviewing
Inferentially Valid, Partially Synthetic Data: Generating from Posterior Predictive Distributions not Necessary (pdf) Jerome P. Reiter, Satkartar K. Kinney 28:4 December 2012 Confidentiality, disclosure, imputation, microdata, privacy, survey
Confidentialising Exploratory Data Analysis Output in Remote Analysis (pdf) Christine M. O’Keefe 28:4 December 2012 Confidentiality, privacy, remote access, remote data access, output checking
Editorial Collaborators (pdf) 28:4 December 2012
Index to Volume 28, 2012 (pdf) 28:4 December 2012
Letters to the Editor (pdf) 3:1 March 1987
Special Notes, The Council of Professional Associations on Federal Statistics (pdf) 3:1 March 1987
Past and Recent Attempts to Model Mortality at All Ages (pdf) Michael Hartmann 3:1 March 1987 Laws of mortality; model life tables; indirect estimation; normal places; least squares minimization; population projections.
How to Organize Statistical Files (pdf) Pavel Zezula 3:1 March 1987 Statistical data; file organization; modeling; performance prediction; physical database design; fuzzy logic; expert systems.
The Earliest Statistical Tables in China (pdf) Mu Zhu 3:1 March 1987 Statistical tables, statistical data; Book of History; Records of History; chronological table, Sima Qian; tortoise shell inscription; tax rating.
Methods and Problems in Coding Natural Language Survey Data (pdf) Rodger Knaus 3:1 March 1987 Coding; classifying; natural language; survey data; semantic pattern matching.
Strategies for Collapsing Strata for Variance Estimation (pdf) Keith Rust and Graham Kalton 3:1 March 1987 Collapsed strata technique; variance estimation; mean square error.
Miscellanea, Statistics Canada's Policy on Informing Users of Data Quality and Methodology (pdf) Statistics Canada 3:1 March 1987
The Making of an Encyclopedia (pdf) Samuel Kotz and Norman L. Johnson 3:1 March 1987 Applications; history; information.
Chi-Squared Tests with Categorical Data from Complex Surveys: Part I–Simple Goodness-of-Fit, Homogeneity and Independence in a Two-Way Table with Applications to the Canada Health Survey (1978–1979) (pdf) M.A. Hidiroglou and J.N.K. Rao 3:2 June 1987 Chi-squared tests; categorical data; complex surveys.
Chi-Squared Tests with Categorical Data from Complex Surveys: Part II—Independence in a Three-Way Table with Applications to the Canada Health Survey (1978–1979) (pdf) M.A. Hidiroglou and J.N.K. Rao 3:2 June 1987 Chi-squared tests; categorical data; complex surveys.
Linear Weighting of Sample Survey Data (pdf) Jelke G. Bethlehem and Wouter J. Keller 3:2 June 1987 Weighting; post-stratification; regression estimator.
Interviewer-Respondent Bias Resulting from Adding Supplemental Questions (pdf) Gary M. Shapiro 3:2 June 1987 Questionnaire; conditioning effect; response bias; probing questions.
Classification and Properties of Rotation Sampling Designs (pdf) Ronaldo Iachan and Byron Jones 3:2 June 1987 Rotation sampling design; efficiency; variance of period changes; construction algorithm; classification; properties.
An Index of Relative Crop Yields (pdf) Kálmán Szász 3:2 June 1987 Index; crop yields; intercountry comparisons, Austria, France, and Hungary.
Evaluating Survey Questions (pdf) Wendy Sykes and Jean Morton-Williams 3:2 June 1987 Survey questions; question development/pretesting; interaction analysis; follow-up interviews.
Book Reviews (pdf) 3:2 June 1987
Seasonal Adjustment of the Money Stock in the United States (pdf) Dennis E. Farley and Yueh-Yun C. O'Brien 3:3 September 1987 Seasonal adjustment; money stock; time series; U.S. Federal Reserve; Census X-11; X-11-ARIMA.
Generalized Variance Functions for a Complex Sample Survey (pdf) Eugene G. Johnson and Benjamin F. King 3:3 September 1987 Estimated variance; design effects; jackknife.
Estimating the Variance of a Complex Statistic: A Monte Carlo Study of Some Approximate Techniques (pdf) Claes Andersson, Goösta Forsman, and Jan Wretman 3:3 September 1987 Finite population sampling; variance estimation; complex statistic; consumer price index; Taylor linearization; repeated random groups; jackknife; Monte Carlo study.
Attrition in a Panel Study of Attitudes (pdf) Jennifer Waterton and Denise Lievesley 3:3 September 1987 Attitude survey; nonresponse; attrition; response rates; panel surveys; post-stratification.
Miscellanea, Methodological Problems in Designing Continuous Business Surveys: Some Canadian Experiences (pdf) K.P. Srinath 3:3 September 1987 Sampling frame; rotation; outliers; classification; establishment.
A Review of Statistical Research at the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (pdf) Cathryn S. Dippo 3:3 September 1987 Sample survey; questionnaire design; computer assisted interviewing; Laspeyres index; variance estimation; time series.
Special Notes, Call of Papers (pdf) 3:3 September 1987
Book Reviews (pdf) 3:3 September 1987
Editorial Collaborators (pdf) 3:3 September 1987
Nonsampling Errors (pdf) Barbara A. Bailar 3:4 December 1987
Error Control in Surveys: Some Informal Remarks (pdf) Tore Dalenius 3:4 December 1987
Non-sampling Errors: Some Approaches Adopted in Major Government Surveys in Britain (pdf) Robert Barnes 3:4 December 1987
Non-sampling Errors: Some Reflections (pdf) Thomas B. Jabine 3:4 December 1987
Quantifying Nonsampling Errors and Bias (pdf) Robert D. Tortora 3:4 December 1987
How Do We Reduce Non-sampling Errors? (pdf) Dennis Trewin 3:4 December 1987
Types and Some Causes of Nonsampling Errors in Household Surveys in Africa (pdf) Ben Kiregyera 3:4 December 1987
Some Markov-Chain Models for Nonresponse in Estimating Gross Labor Force Flows (pdf) Elizabeth A. Stasny 3:4 December 1987 Longitudinal data; maximum likelihood estimation; nonrandom nonresponse; panel survey.
Interval Estimation from Multiply-Imputed Data: A Case Study Using Census Agriculture Industry Codes (pdf) Donald B. Rubin and Nathaniel Schenker 3:4 December 1987 Bayesian inference; logistic regression; missing data; nonresponse; public-use data; sample surveys.
On the Design of Interpenetration Experiments for Categorical Data Items (pdf) S. Lynne Stokes and Mary H. Mulry 3:4 December 1987 Variance component; interpenetration; interviewer variance; survey non-sampling error; Markov-Krein Theorem.
Covariances of Measurement Errors in Survey Responses (pdf) Willard L. Rodgers and A. Regula Herzog 3:4 December 1987 Measurement error; validation; matching; estimation.
Correction for Misclassification Using Doubly Sampled Data (pdf) Anders Ekholm and Juni Palmgren 3:4 December 1987 Error in explanatory factor; error in binary response; exponential family nonlinear model; generalized linear model; GLIM; misclassification model; structural model.
Application of Spectral Analysis to Editing a Large Data Base (pdf) Khoan Tan Dinh 3:4 December 1987 Periodogram; seasonal time series; trend; white noise.
Measuring Drug Use Among Swedish Adolescents, Randomized Response Versus Anonymous Questionnaires (pdf) Berth Danermark and Bengt Swensson 3:4 December 1987 Anonymity protection; anonymous questionnaires; drug use; nonresponse; randomized response.
The Effect of Prepaid and Promised Incentives: Results of a Controlled Experiment (pdf) Marc L. Berk, Nancy A. Mathiowetz, Edward P. Ward, and Andrew A. White 3:4 December 1987 Incentives; response rates; item nonresponse.
Miscellanea, The Educational Bias of Mail Questionnaires (pdf) Mogens Nygaard Christoffersen 3:4 December 1987
Some Cognitive Aspects of Surveys (pdf) Judith Tanur 3:4 December 1987
Letters to the Editor, Criteria for the Treatment of Nonresponse in Sample Surveys A reply to Bethlehem and Kersten (1985) (pdf) 3:4 December 1987
An Evaluation of Statistical Software Procedures Appropriate for the Regression Analysis of Complex Survey Data (pdf) Steven B. Cohen, Judy A. Xanthopoulos, and Gretchen K. Jones 4:1 March 1988 SURREGR; SUPERCARP; REPERR; NASSREG.
Record Linkage, Privacy and Statistical Policy (pdf) Lawrence H. Cox and Robert F. Boruch 4:1 March 1988 Record linkage; statistical matching; exact matching.
Statistics for Regional and Local Planning in Sweden (pdf) Hans Ansén, Sten-&#226ke Hallén, and Hans Ylander 4:1 March 1988 Maps as data sources; urban expansion; areas for recreation; urban land-use; small-area statistics; integration of national registers; key-code system; coordinates.
A Note on Choice of Bivariate Histogram Bin Shape (pdf) David W. Scott 4:1 March 1988 Bivariate histogram; bin shape.
Miscellanea, Data, Statistics, Information: Some Issues of the Canadian Social Statistics Scene (pdf) Ivan P. Fellegi 4:1 March 1988
Some Perspectives on Global Relations Through Statistics (pdf) John G. Keane 4:1 March 1988
Special Note, International Symposium on Operationalization and Research Strategy Amsterdam, September 8–9, 1988 (pdf) 4:1 March 1988
Corrigenda (pdf) 4:1 March 1988
On Autoregressive Model Identification (pdf) Ette Harrison Etuk 4:2 June 1988 Autoregressive model identification: partial autocorrelation function; inverse autocorrelation function.
Classifying and Comparing Spatial Relations of Computerized Maps for Feature Matching Applications (pdf) Alan Saalfeld 4:2 June 1988 Computerized maps; map distortion; automated cartography; feature matching; record linkage; configuration; conflation; spider function.
Data Collection With Hand-held Computers: Contributions to Questionnaire Design (pdf) Alois van Bastelaer, Frans Kerssemakers, and Dirk Sikkel 4:2 June 1988 Data editing; questionnaire design; CAPI; CATI; survey research.
Miscellanea, Self/Proxy Response Status and Survey Response Quality, A Review of the Literature (pdf) Jeffrey C. Moore 4:2 June 1988 Self/proxy response; response quality; response bias; response error variance; nonresponse; survey design.
Trends in Agricultural Statistics – An Outline of Development Work at Statistics Sweden (pdf) Knut Medin and Bernt Wilson 4:2 June 1988 Agriculture; official statistics; Sweden; development work; statistical methodology.
Book Reviews (pdf) 4:2 June 1988
On Estimating Census Undercount in Small Areas (pdf) Cary T. Isaki, Linda K. Schultz, Gregg J. Diffendal, and Elizabeth T. Huang 4:2 June 1988 Census; undercount; adjustment; small area estimation; synthetic estimation; regression; artificial population; simulation.
Using a Consumer Price Index Database to Measure Intercity Differences in Living Costs (pdf) Douglas O. Love, Diane F. Primont, and Raj Jain 4:3 September 1988 Price indexes; interarea price comparisons; cost of living.
Regional Presentation–Choice of Region Sizes (pdf) Daniel Thorburn 4:3 September 1988 Class size; cross-tabulation; geographical partitioning; optimal allocation; region size; spatial statistics; statistical presentation; statistical reporting; stratification.
The Effects of Response-Stimulating Factors on Response Rates and Data Quality in Mail Surveys A Test of Dillman's Total Design Method (pdf) Edith D. De Leeuw, and Joop J. Hox 4:3 September 1988 Mail survey; Total Design Method, TDM; personalization of cover letter; reminder by certified mail; non-response error; response error.
Reduction of Nonresponse Bias Through Regression Estimation (pdf) Jelke G. Bethlehem 4:3 September 1988 Nonresponse; regression estimator; post-stratification.
Miscellanea, Wargentin and the Origin of Swedish Population Statistics (pdf) Erland Hofsten 4:3 September 1988
Special Notes, International Conference on Recent Developments in Statistical Data Analysis and Inference (pdf) 4:3 September 1988
Luxembourg Income Study Summer Workshop, 16–28 July 1989 (pdf) 4:3 September 1988
Book Reviews (pdf) 4:3 September 1988
Editorial Collaborators (pdf) 4:3 September 1988
Accessibility by Telephone in Australia: Implications for Telephone Surveys (pdf) David Steel and Peter Boal 4:4 December 1988 Telephone surveys; telephone penetration; coverage bias; automatic interaction detection; post-stratification.
Within-Household Sampling of Multiple Target Groups in Computer-Assisted Telephone Surveys (pdf) Roy W. Whitmore, Ralph E. Folsom, Graham J. Burkheimer, and Sara C. Wheeless 4:4 December 1988 Random digit dialing; computer-assisted telephone interviewing; multi-stage sampling; domain estimates; sample weighting.
A Comparison of the Kish and Last Birthday Methods of Respondent Selection in Telephone Surveys (pdf) Robert W. Oldendick, George F. Bishop, Susan B. Sorenson, and Alfred J. Tuchfarber 4:4 December 1988 Respondent selection; refusal rates; last birthday method; Kish method; telephone methodology.
Toward the Development of Optimal Calling Protocols for Telephone Surveys: A Conditional Probabilities Approach (pdf) Richard A. Kulka and Michael F. Weeks 4:4 December 1988 Telephone surveys; call scheduling; contact rates.
CATI Instrument Logical Structures: An Analysis With Applications (pdf) Matthew Futterman 4:4 December 1988 CATI; computer-assisted telephone interviewing; CATI instrument; logical structure; adjacency matrix; one-entry/one-exit structure; database.
CATI and Touchtone Self-Response Applications for Establishment Surveys (pdf) George Werking, Alan Tupek and Richard Clayton 4:4 December 1988 Nonsampling error; data editing; CATI; self-response.
Comparison of Measurement Errors for Telephone Interviewing and Home Visits by Misclassification Models (pdf) Gad Nathan and Tami Eliav 4:4 December 1988 Misclassification; response errors; mode of collection.
Interviewer Variance in a Telephone Survey (pdf) Jeroen Pannekoek 4:4 December 1988 Interviewer variance; binary response; beta-binomial distribution; maximum likelihood.
An Evaluation of Telephone Interviewing on the British Labour Force Survey (pdf) Paul Wilson, Norah Blackshaw, and Peter Norris