Synthetic estimates for small areas: Statistical Workshop papers and discussion.

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Methods for obtaining small area estimates which have emerged over the past decade are reviewed with particular emphasis given to synthetic estimation, a procedure originally developed at the National Center for Health Statistics which has found wide acceptance because of its simplicity and intuitive appeal, and yet has provoked much controversy because of… (More)

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@article{Steinberg1979SyntheticEF, title={Synthetic estimates for small areas: Statistical Workshop papers and discussion.}, author={Jonah Steinberg}, journal={NIDA research monograph}, year={1979}, volume={24}, pages={1-282} }