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Recommendations for the Preparation of Sample Survey Reports (Provisional Issue)
Series: C, No.1, Rev.2 
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Revision: 2


This 1960 United Nations publication of recommendations updates its historical predecessor on sampling survey reporting and sampling methodology, contained in The Preparation of Sampling Survey Reports, Series C, No. 1 (1950). The revised set of recommendations was prepared by an expert group consisting of F. Yates as chairman, P.C. Mahalanobis as vice-chairman, and T. Dalenium, N. Keyfitz, V. Monakhov and P. Thionet. Issued in response to the changes and development in methodological aspects of statistical sampling in the 1950s.

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