Author: Trent Buskirk, PhD.
As it is in history, literature, criminology and many other areas, context is important in statistics. Knowing from where your data comes gives clues about what you can do with that data and what inferences you can make from it.
In survey samples context is critical because it informs you about how the sample was selected and from what population it was selected. [Read more…] about Target Population and Sampling Frame in Survey Sampling