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What is a survey of a representative sample of the population called?

Random selection.

What is the survey used to determine population size called?

A census.

What are the facts or numbers gathered by a survey in math?

Any kind of information can be collected by a survey.

When researchers survey part of a large group what is the name of the group that they survey?

A sample! And the large group is called the population.

What is the population of British Geological Survey?

British Geological Survey's population is 800.

When was Annual Population Survey created?

Annual Population Survey was created in 2005.

When was Current Population Survey created?

Current Population Survey was created in 1940.

What is Norwegian Geological Survey's population?

The population of Norwegian Geological Survey is 225.

What is the population of Albanian Geological Survey?

Albanian Geological Survey's population is 130.

How the sample survey is better than population survey?

It's not.

What is the difference between population survey and sample survey?

A population survey, better known as a census, entails the collection of each unit in the population. In sample survey information is collected from a subset of the population. The subset, or sample, needs to be selected carefully so that it is representative of the whole population and, if that requirement is met, statistics based on the sample are good estimators for the corresponding population parameters.

What is census in statistics?

Statistics: Survey of an entire population, as opposed to a sample survey.