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AUDIT SAMPLING

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Definition:
Refers to where the procedures carried out by an auditor are on a sample of an underlying population, relevant to the audit work, rather than the whole of that population.

Source Publication:
Effects of European Union Accession, Part 1: Budgeting and Financial Control, OECD SIGMA Paper No. 19, March 1998, Appendix 3: List of Useful Terms + businessdictionary.com.

Hyperlink:
http://www.businessdictionary.com/definition/audit-sampling.html

Statistical Theme: Public management

Created on Tuesday, August 06, 2002

Last updated on Wednesday, June 12, 2013