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Support #919

weights for pooled cross-sections over waves (a)-(g)

Added by Nico Ochmann almost 3 years ago. Updated over 2 years ago.

Status:
Resolved
Priority:
High
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Category:
Weights
Start date:
02/14/2018
% Done:

100%


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Dear Peter,
I have a quick follow-up question with regard to my past issue #839. You wrote the following below:
A simpler approach would be to select based on current wave GOR. This will not remove the sample imbalance problem, but should reduce it to a minimum, so may be good enough.
For me to implement this simpler approach and to minimize the sample imbalance, you suggest to drop Scot, Wales, NI for the current wave g only? Or do you mean to drop all Scot, Wales, NI for all seven waves?
I would appreciate a short reply and sorry about the very delayed follow-up question.
Best.
Nico

#1

Updated by Peter Lynn almost 3 years ago

  • Assignee changed from Peter Lynn to Nico Ochmann
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Nico,

By "current wave" I meant wave 1 in the case of the wave 1 sample, wave 2 for the wave 2 sample, etc. So, for each of the 6 waves you are pooling, select based on GOR for that wave. That way your analysis will represent - for each year - people living in England at that time.

Peter

#2

Updated by Peter Lynn almost 3 years ago

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#3

Updated by Stephanie Auty over 2 years ago

  • Status changed from Feedback to Resolved
  • % Done changed from 50 to 100

From: Nico Ochmann [mailto:]
Sent: 14 February 2018 12:24
To:
Subject: RE: [Understanding Society User Support - Support #919] weights for pooled cross-sections over waves (a)-(g)

Hi Peter,

I appreciate your prompt reply very much. It is very clear to me know.

Apologies for the confusion on my part.

Have a great day.

Nico

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