Université de Neuchâtel

Inférence basée sur le plan pour l'estimation de petits domaines = Design-based inference for small area estimation

Randrianasolo, Toky ; Tillé, Yves (Dir.) ; Madre, Jean-Loup (Dir.)

Thèse de doctorat : Université de Neuchâtel, 2013 ; 2377.

The strong demand for results at a detailed geographic level, particularly from national surveys, has raised the problem of the fragility of estimates for small areas. This thesis addresses this issue with specific methods based on the sample design. These ones consist of building new weights for each statistical unit. The first method consists of optimizing the re-weighting of a subsample survey...