Appendix B

  title={Appendix B},
  author={L. Gottfredson},
  journal={Annals of the ICRP},
  pages={44 - 44}
Since the CPS, SIPP, and AHS estimates come from samples, they may differ from the figures from a complete census using the same questionnaires, instructions, and enumerators. This possible variation in the estimates due to sampling is known as “sampling variability.” A sample survey estimate has two types of error: sampling and nonsampling. The accuracy of an estimate depends on both types of error. The nature of the sampling error is known given the survey design. The full extent of… Expand
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