OBTAINING ACCEPTANCE QUALITY DATA FROM CARLOAD WAYBILL AND OTHER SAMPLES

THE PURPOSE OF THIS PAPER IS TO DESCRIBE THE VARIOUS FACTORS THAT DETERMINE THE QUALITY OF DATA OBTAINED FROM A PROBABILITY SAMPLE STUDY, TO EXPLAIN WHAT IS MEANT BY QUALITY, TO GIVE EXAMPLES ILLUSTRATING QUALITY OF DATA WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO THE INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSIONS CONTINUOUS CARLOAD SAMPLE, AND TO DESCRIBE STEPS THAT CAN BE TAKEN IN THE PLANNING, IMPLEMENTATION AND PRESENTATION OF A PROBABILITY SAMPLE STUDY TO CONTROL THE QUALITY OF THE DATA OBTAINED. /AUTHOR/

Media Info

  • Media Type: Print
  • Pagination: pp 114-120
  • Monograph Title: Freight transportation
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00200030
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: Sep 29 1994 12:00AM