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ITEM RESPONSE RATE

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Definition:
The ratio of the number of eligible units responding to an item to the number of responding units eligible to have responded to the item.

Source Publication:
Madow, W., Nisselson, H., and Olkin, I., "Incomplete Data in Sample Surveys", Academic Press, New York, 1983.

Cross References:
Non-response
Non-response rate
Refusal rate

Statistical Theme: Methodological information (metadata)

Glossary Output Segments:
SDMX

Created on Thursday, November 07, 2002

Last updated on Monday, December 19, 2005