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Table 1

Table 1:
Measures of Heterogeneity and Comparative Values
 
 
    Multi-unit
housing
Non-
mailback
Alloca-
tions
Substi-
tutions
 
Measures of Heterogeneity
  for local areas 22.3% 10.7% 7.1% 2.3%
     Standard error 0.7% 0.3% 0.2% 0.2%
  for states 10.4% 4.3% 2.9% 0.6%
Values for Comparison
  Standard deviation of across post-strata 23.7% 12.0% 8.0% 0.7%
  Mean of across post-strata 28.6% 29.7% 19.7% 1.1%
Sampling standard errors of
  Low estimate 2.6% 3.0% 2.7% 0.7%
  High estimate 6.1% 4.2% 3.4% 1.0%
 

 

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Measuring Local Heterogeneity with 1990 U.S. Census Data
Kenneth W. Wachter, David A. Freedman
© 2000 Max-Planck-Gesellschaft ISSN 1435-9871
http://www.demographic-research.org/Volumes/Vol3/10