1999 Survey of Household Spending Data Quality Indicators - ARCHIVED

Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 62F0026M2001002


This report describes the quality indicators produced for the 1999 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.

Issue Number: 2001002
Author(s): Beaulieu, Sylvana; Bernier, Jean-Luc; Gaudet, José ; Moras, Michael; Nadeau, Christian
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PDFOctober 15, 2001