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An Alternative Composite Estimator for the Take-Nothing Stratum of the Cut-Off Sampling
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An Alternative Composite Estimator for the Take-Nothing Stratum of the Cut-Off Sampling
Hwang, Jong-Min; Shin, Key-Il;
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Cut-off sampling that discards a part of the population from the sampling frame, is a widely used method for a business survey. Usually, to the estimate of population total, an accurate estimate of the total of the take-nothing stratum is required. Many estimators have been developed to estimate the total of the take-nothing stratum. Recently Kim and Shin (2011) suggested a composite estimator and showed the superiority of that estimator. In this paper, we suggest an alternative composite estimator obtained by combining BLUP estimator and a ratio estimator obtained by the small samples from the take-nothing stratum. Small simulation studies are performed for a comparison of the estimators and we confirm that the new suggested estimator is superior.
Sampling survey;non-sampling error;cut-off sampling;ratio estimator;
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