STA 144 Sampling Theory of Surveys
Lecture: 3 hours
Discussion/Laboratory: 1 hour
Simple random, stratified random, cluster, and systematic sampling plans; mean, proportion, total, ratio, and regression estimators for these plans; sample survey design, absolute and relative error, sample size selection, strata construction; sampling and nonsampling sources of error.
Prerequisite: (STA 130B or STA 131B) or (STA 106, STA 108)
Summary of course contents:
Sampling: Design and Analysis by Sharon L. Lohr