Recommendations for quality analysis of household surveys
a) General objective
Develop recommendations for the harmonized analysis of the quality of the figures resulting from household surveys and for the measurement of sampling error, using methodologies that are affordable to the users of these statistics.
b) Specific objectives
- Systematize the current state of publication and dissemination practices of figures from household sample surveys.
- Establish a regional standardized procedure following international recommendations and good practices, which can be adapted to the specific reality of each country and each survey, for measuring the quality and precision of the estimates resulting from the processing and analysis of household sample surveys.
- Examine the particular characteristics of database anonymization processes and their impact on the measurement of sampling error by users of household surveys.
- Define a set of appropriate methodologies for the estimation of sampling error with anonymized household survey databases using replicate weights.