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Reports and Research

Technical Reports and Publications

The following papers have been produced by outside parties. They consist of technical/mathematical notation, information and data that is not always possible to explain in plain English.

Population estimates for Data and Intermediate Zones Using Administrative Data

A report considering the use of statistical modelling techniques to produce small area population estimates using administrative datasets
Report by School of Geography, Queen Mary University of London


Capture-Recapture Models for Population Estimates

This report describes a feasibility study for estimating population sizes using capture-recapture methods.
Report by University of St Andrews

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