Record Linkage Resource Centre
Notices and consultations: 10C0012
The resource centre provides consulting services to users of record linkage methods. Consultations may vary from recommendations of methodology to collaborative work on record linkage applications. Advice concerning record linkage software is also provided in collaboration with personnel of Systems Development Division. Areas of expertise include:
- file preprocessing;
- specification of comparison rules;
- estimation of agreement probabilities; and
- error rate estimation.
The cost of each custom product is based on the time required to produce it according to the client's requirements. The hourly rate is $75.70.