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@article{Ballar1976SomeSO, title={Some sources of error and their effect on census statistics}, author={Barbara A. Ballar}, journal={Demography}, year={1976}, volume={13}, pages={273-286} }

- Published 1976 in Demography
DOI:10.2307/2060806

Often the reliability of survey data is examined only in relationship to sampling variances, excluding many other potential sources of error. If the sampling variance dominates the mean-square error, then few mistakes result by considering sampling variance only; however, if sampling variance is only a small part of the mean-square error, serious mistakes… CONTINUE READING

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