SemesterFall Semester, 2019
DepartmentJunior Class of Department of Statistics
Course NameSurvey Sampling
InstructorJENG TIAN-TZER
Credit3.0
Course TypeSelectively
Prerequisite
Course Objective
Course Description
Course Schedule

Week     Course Theme             Content and Reading Assignment      Activity and Homework       In-class H.      Off-class H.



1   Introduction                            Introduction                                           None                                3.0                    4.5



2   Elements of the Sampling    Technocal terms, How to select sample,  Chapter 2 #7,11,2125,      3.0                    4.5




Problem Source of errors in Surveys, Designing 27,30
  a questionnaire, planning a survey


3  A Review of Some Basic          Summarizing information in population and Chapter 3 #6,10,15     3.0                    4.5




Concepts samples:the infinite population case,



Summarizing information in population and,


                                                     samples:the finite population case



4   A Review of Some Basic         Sampling distributions, covariance and     Chapter 3 #22,25,26         3.0                    4.5




Concepts corellation,estimation
5 Simple Random Sampling How to draw a simple random sample, Chapter 4 #2,5,11,14,19 3.0        4.5


                                                     Estimation of a population mean and total,



6    Simple Random Sampling     Selectingthe sample size for estimating      Chapter 4 #22,27,35,38,      3.0                    4.5



                                                     population means and totals                                     45,49



7   Stratified Random Sampling   How to draw a stratified random sample,      Chapter 5 #1, 5, 10, 16,    3.0                    4.5



                                                      Estimation of a population means and totals,       19,22                                                                                                                              ,allocation of the sample,selecting the



                                                      sample size for estimating population



8   Stratified Random Sampling    Estimation of a population proportion,          Chapter 5 #25,29,31,35,     3.0                    4.5



                                                       selecting the sample size and allocating           38,43,49



                                                       the sampe to estimate proportions,additional



                                                       comments on stratified sampling, an optimum



                                                       rule for choosing strata,stratification after



                                                        selsection of the sample.



9   Ratio Regression and               survey that requirethe use of ratio estimators,     Chapter 6 #22,27,35,38,    3.0                    4.5




Difference Estimation ratio estimation using simple random sampling, 45,49



se;ecting the sample size,


10     midterm                                Chapter 1-Chapter 6                                                     All



11   Ratio Regression and          ratio estimation in stratified random sampling,        Chapter 6 #22,27,35,38,   3.0                    4.5




Difference Estimation regression estimation, difference estimation, 45,49



relative efficient estimators


12   Systematic Sampling       How to draw a systematic sample, estimation of a    Chapter 7 #4,10,14           3.0                    4.5



                                                population means and totals,estimation of a



                                                population proportion



13 Systematic Sampling      Selecting the sample size, repeated systematic      Chapter 7 #18,21,24,28      3.0                    4.5



                                             sampling, further discussion of variance estimators.



14  Cluster Sampling          How to draw a cluster sample, estimation of a        Chapter 8 #2,8,14,16,          3.0                    4.5




population means and totals, equal cluster
  sizes:comparison to simple random sampling,


15   Cluster Sampling       Selecting the sample size for estimating population     Chapter 8 #18,24,28,37    3.0                    4.5



                                          means and totals, estimating a population proportion



                                          ,Selecting the sample size for estimating population



                                         proportion, cluster samplig combined with stratification,



                                         cluster sampling with probability proportional to size




16 Two-Stage Cluster ow to draw a two-stage cluster sample, unbiased Chapter 9 #1,4,5,7  3.0         4.5
  estimation of a population mean and total, ratio
  estimation of a population mean, estimation of a
  population proportion Sampling


17   Two-Stage Cluster       sampling equal-suzed clusters, two-stage cluster       Chapter 9 #10,14,16,19   3.0                    4.5



       Sampling                     sampling with probability proportional to size




18 Final Chapter 7-Chapter 9 all

Teaching Methods
Teaching Assistant

To be appointed


Requirement/Grading

Quiz(5)  10%



Homework(8 times, one for each chapter except chapter 1)   30%



Midterm (Chapter 1- Chapter 6) 30%



Final(Chapter 7- Chapter 9) 30%


Textbook & Reference

Scheaffer Mendenhall III, Ott & Gerow(2012) Elementary Survey Sampling. 7th Edition. 華泰書局


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