ON THE USE OF TRANSFORMED AUXILIARY VARIABLE IN TWOOCCASION SUCCESSIVE SAMPLING

by G. N. Singh and D. Majhi.

Abstract: The present work is an attempt to develop an estimator of current population mean in twooccasion successive sampling utilizing the information on a transformed auxiliary variable. Properties of the proposed estimator have been discussed and its performance has been compared with sample mean estimator and natural successive sampling estimator. Results have been interpreted, conclusions are drawn and finally suitable recommendations have been made.

Key Words: Auxiliary information, successive sampling, bias, mean square error, optimum replacement strategy

Authors:
G. N. Singh, gnsingh_ism@yahoo.com
D. Majhi, deepak_mathism@yahoo.co.in

Editor: Tiwari, Neeraj, kumarn_amo@yahoo.com

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