Accession Number : AD0250970

Title :   CONFIDENCE INTERVALS OF PREASSIGNED LENGTH FOR QUANTILES OF UNIMODAL POPULATIONS

Corporate Author : COLUMBIA UNIV NEW YORK

Personal Author(s) : WEISS, LIONEL

Report Date : 08 JUL 1959

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : For the case where the only information we have about a population is that it has a unimodal density function, a two-sample method is given for constructing a confidence interval of preassigned length for any quantile of the population. (Author)

Descriptors :   *STATISTICAL ANALYSIS, PROBABILITY, SAMPLING.

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE