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    Title: Population size estimation for capture - recapture models with applications to epidemiological data
    Authors: Tsay PK;Chao A
    教師: 趙蓮菊
    Date: 2001
    Publisher: Taylor & Francis
    Relation: JOURNAL OF APPLIED STATISTICS,Volume: 28,Issue: 1,Pages: 25-36,Published: JAN 2001
    Keywords: ESTIMATING ANIMAL ABUNDANCE
    SAMPLE COVERAGE
    CENSUS
    Abstract: The capture-recapture method is applied to estimate the population size of a target population based on ascertainment data in epidemiological applications. We generalize the three-list case of Chao & Tsay (1998) to situations where more than three lists are available. An estimation procedure is presented using the concept of sample coverage, which can be interpreted as a measure of overlap information among multiple list records. When there is enough overlap, an estimator of the total population size is proposed. The bootstrap method is used to construct a variance estimator and confidence interval. If the overlap rate is relatively low, then the population size cannot be precisely estimated and thus only a lower (upper) bound is proposed for positively (negatively) dependent lists. The proposed method is applied to two data sets, one with a high and one with a low overlap rate.
    URI: http://ideas.repec.org/a/taf/japsta/v28y2001i1p25-36.html
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