Data editing methods and techniques may significantly influence the quality of statistical data as well as the cost efficiency of statistical production. Volume 2 is the logical continuation of the first part of the series, which defined statistical data editing and presented associated methods and software. The aim of these publications is to assist National Statistical Offices in their efforts to improve and economize their data editing processes.At ISTAT the simulation approach (Barcaroli et al., 1997; Luzi et ai, 1998; Della Rocca et. al., 2000;) is at present adopted in many evaluation studies. This approach consists of the following main steps: (i) corrupt original true values with errors and/or missing values; (ii) apply the Eaamp;I ... on different random mechanisms: the corruption of the original values with probability law / (error mechanism), the erroranbsp;...

Title | : | Statistical Data Editing |

Author | : | United Nations. Statistical Commission, United Nations. Economic Commission for Europe |

Publisher | : | United Nations Publications - 2007-03-01 |

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