1998 Survey of Household Spending Data Quality Indicators - ARCHIVED
Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 62F0026M2001001
This report describes the quality indicators produced for the 1998 Survey of Household Spending. It covers the usual quality indicators that help users interpret data, such as coefficients of variation, nonresponse rates, imputation rates and the impact of imputed data on the estimates. Added to these are various less often used indicators such as slippage rates and measures of the representativity of the sample for particular characteristics that are useful for evaluating the survey methodology.
Main Product: Household Expenditures Research Paper Series