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CALIBRATE: Stata module to calibrate survey datasets to population totals

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  • John D'Souza

    (National Centre for Social Research)

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    Abstract

    calibrate takes a sampling weight and converts it to a calibration weight. The variables being calibrated to are listed in marginals, and the population totals used in the calibration are in a row matrix poptot.

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    Bibliographic Info

    Software component provided by Boston College Department of Economics in its series Statistical Software Components with number S457240.

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    Programming language: Stata
    Requires: Stata version 10.1
    Date of creation: 08 Feb 2011
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    Handle: RePEc:boc:bocode:s457240

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    Keywords: survey data; calibration; population;

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