How to Weight Survey Data

This ebook is for everyone who needs to weight survey data and features instructions in Displayr, Q, and R.

Weighting (also known as sample balancing, post-survey adjustment, raking, and poststratification) is the technique of adjusting survey results to bring them into line with some known characteristics of the population.

This book describes all the key steps involved in weighting survey data.

What are you weighting for?

You'll learn how to:

  • Create sampling weights
  • Avoid common mistakes
  • Analyze weighted data
  • Apply weights in Displayr, Q, and R
close-link