GSAMPLE: Stata module to draw a random sample
Abstractgsample draws a random sample from the data in memory. Simple random sampling (SRS) is supported, as well as unequal probability sampling (UPS), of which sampling with probabilities proportional to size (PPS) is a special case. Both methods, SRS and UPS/PPS, provide sampling with replacement and sampling without replacement. Furthermore, stratified sampling and cluster sampling is supported.
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Bibliographic InfoSoftware component provided by Boston College Department of Economics in its series Statistical Software Components with number S456716.
Programming language: Stata
Requires: Stata version 9.1
Date of creation: 06 Apr 2006
Date of revision: 14 Aug 2014
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