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The role of households, neighbourhoods and networks in social statistics

Grant


Scheme


  • Linkage International

Abstract


  • This project will determien the importance of accounting for households, neighbourhoods and social networks in the design, estimation and analysis of social statistics. Criteria indicating when it is necessary to account for lack of independence bhetween people and methods to identify the important sources of dependence between peole will be developed, as well as a framework to accounty for different types of association between people. It will create new methods to appropriately incorporate households and other groups and networks in the analysis of social survey data. the implications for the design of social surveys will be determined

Date/time Interval


  • 2008

Sponsor Award Id


  • LX0883143

Local Award Id


  • 9922

Scheme


  • Linkage International

Abstract


  • This project will determien the importance of accounting for households, neighbourhoods and social networks in the design, estimation and analysis of social statistics. Criteria indicating when it is necessary to account for lack of independence bhetween people and methods to identify the important sources of dependence between peole will be developed, as well as a framework to accounty for different types of association between people. It will create new methods to appropriately incorporate households and other groups and networks in the analysis of social survey data. the implications for the design of social surveys will be determined

Date/time Interval


  • 2008

Sponsor Award Id


  • LX0883143

Local Award Id


  • 9922