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Calculation of Final Student Weights

The final (full-sample) student weight (FSTUWGTjsk) for student k in school s in jurisdiction j is computed as the product of the student base weight (STUWGTjsk), the student nonresponse adjustment (STNRADJjk), and the student trimming factor (STU_TRIMjk) as follows:

FSTUWGTjsk = STUWGTjsk × STNRADJjk × STU_TRIMjk

 


Last updated 28 October 2008 (EH)

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