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Sampling Guide - UK

Sampling Guide - UK



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An audit sampling guide.
An audit sampling guide.

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Published by: wael@bibiconsulting.com on Oct 24, 2008
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Statistical & Technical Team 
This guide is brought to you by the Statistical andTechnical Team, who form part of the VFMDevelopment Team. They are responsible foradvice and guidance on quantative, analytical andtechnical issues.
For further information about the matters raised inthis guide, please contact:
Alison Langham on ext. 7171
This guide is the latest in a series on sampling. It hasbeen produced in response to a large number ofrequests received by the Statistical and TechnicalTeam relating to sampling matters. The guide aims toconsolidate the information required for you tocomplete the survey process from design to reporting.It provides this advice in an informal and practicalway which should also help you understand the workof your consultants, and ask informed questions ofthe audited body.
This guide replaces the previous guidanceUse of Sampling - VFMStudies published in 1992.
Other guides related to this matter:
Taking a Survey (1999)Presenting Data in Reports (1998)Collecting, Analysis and Presenting Data (1996)
 Why sample?4Sample design5
Defining the population6Data Protection Act issues6Contracting out6Sample size7Weighting a sample9
Sampling methods11
Methods, their use and limitations11Selecting an appropriate method13Extracting the sample14
Interpreting and reporting the results15
Interpreting the results15Reporting the results17
Glossary of terms18Appendix 119
Relevant formulae for simple random sampling

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