The impact of territorial factors on the total non-response error in the European Union – Survey on Income and Living Condition (EU-SILC)

CASTELLANO, ROSALIA; Department Of Statistics And Mathematics For Economic Research - University Of Naples “Parthenope” & PUNZO, GENNARO; Department Of Statistics And Mathematics For Economic Research - University Of Naples “Parthenope”
This paper discusses a framework for the evaluation of accuracy of the Italian section of EU-SILC data with focus on non-sampling errors related to several components of the total non-response at household level. Following a classical hierarchical approach, classes of quality indicators are obtained by aggregating some ad hoc basic quality rates. Subsequently, in order to investigate the territorial perspective and its effects on the total nonresponse, one-way random effects ANOVA model and a multinomial...