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multilevel models

Overview page. Subjects: Sociology — Probability and Statistics.

A multilevel model attempts to model all the components in a hierarchy of nested effects (see nested design). For example, the attitudes of schoolchildren, or the recovery rates of hospital...

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non-response

Overview page. Subjects: Probability and Statistics — Sociology.

A common problem for analysts of survey data. There are two types: complete non-response in which the individual selected for interview is absent, dead, or uncooperative; and item...

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oversampling

Overview page. Subjects: Probability and Statistics — Sociology.

The deliberate selection of individuals of a rare type in order to obtain reasonably precise estimates of the properties of this type. In a population which includes such a rare type, a...

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