A Simulation Study for the Confidence Intervals of p by Using Average Coverage Probability

  • Kim, Daehak (Department of Statistical Information, Cathodlic University of Daegu) ;
  • Jeong, Hyeong-Chul (Department of Computational Science and Statistics, Pyoungtaek University)
  • Published : 2000.12.01


In this paper, various methods for finding confidence intervals for p of binomial parameter are reviewed. Also we introduce tow bootstrap confidence intervals for p. We compare the performance of bootstrap methods with other methods in terms of average coverage probability by Monte Carlo simulation. Advantages of these bootstrap methods are discussed.


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