Posts tagged with ‘political polling’

  • Election 2016 and Total Survey Error

    By jessicabroome on November 27, 2016
    You may have seen the famous 1948 picture where a jubilant Harry S Truman holds up the Chicago Tribune whose front page headline was written based on faulty poll data. I don’t do much political work, but in the survey world, this “oops” moment is often cited as a classic case of coverage error: Pollsters had sampling frames (basically a […]

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