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SAMPLE SIZE

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French Equivalent: Taille d'échantillon

Definition:
The number of sampling units which are to be included in the sample. In the case of a multi-stage sample this number refers to the number of units at the final stage in the sampling.

Source Publication:
The International Statistical Institute, “The Oxford Dictionary of Statistical Terms”, edited by Yadolah Dodge, Oxford University Press, 2003.

Cross References:
Sample
Sample size
Sampling - UN
Sampling fraction
Sampling unit

Statistical Theme: Methodological information (metadata)

Glossary Output Segments:
SDMX

Created on Sunday, May 26, 2002

Last updated on Tuesday, December 20, 2005