Accession Number : ADP007144
Title : A Comparison of Two Large Sample Confidence Intervals for a Proportion: A Monte Carlo Simulation,
Corporate Author : WESTERN WASHINGTON UNIV BELLINGHAM
Personal Author(s) : Hung, Ken
Report Date : 1992
Pagination or Media Count : 4
Abstract : Two pairs of confidence intervals for a proportion as in page 394 of Larson's (1982) are compared. It can be shown through computer simulation experiments that, for certain values of p, the confidence interval obtained by the approximation is superior.
Descriptors : *COMPUTERS, *INTERVALS, *SIMULATION, VALUE.
Subject Categories : Statistics and Probability
Computer Programming and Software
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE