Sampling for Surveys

Washington, D.C.

The objective of this course is to provide staff with a clear understanding of the key issues involved in selecting samples of households, enterprises, facilities or individuals to be included in various surveys. It covers the basics of sampling, both in theory and in practical terms. The module is useful both for those who plan to be involved in any of a variety of sample surveys as well as those who analyze such data. Upon completing the course, the participants should be familiar with the major issues and procedures.