Sample size for estimating a binomial proportion: comparison of different methods.
- Autores: Gonçalves L, Pascoal C, Pires A, Rosario de Oliveira M
- Journal: Journal of Applied Statistics
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The poor performance of the Wald method for constructing confidence intervals (CIs) for a binomial proportion has been demonstrated in a vast literature. The related problem of sample size determination needs to be updated and comparative studies are essential to understanding the performance of alternative methods.