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HOLT METHOD FOR AUTOCORRECTION

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Definition:
The Holt method for autocorrection is an automatic correction method in which the least possible number of data items is changed and the Fellegi-Holt model is used to determine acceptable sets of values or ranges for the items that are imputed. Sequential or simultaneous imputation via cold-deck or hot-deck method may be applied.

Source Publication:
Glossary of Terms Used in Statistical Data Editing
Located on K-Base, the knowledge base on statistical data editing, UN/ECE Data Editing Group

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Hyperlink:
http://www.unece.org/fileadmin/DAM/stats/publications/editingglossary.pdf

Statistical Theme: Methodological information (metadata)

Created on Wednesday, March 13, 2002

Last updated on Tuesday, June 11, 2013