Estimation of a symmetric distribution function in multistage ranked set sampling
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This article concerns estimation of a symmetric distribution function under multistage ranked set sampling. A nonparametric estimator is developed and its theoretical properties are explored. Performance of the suggested estimator is further evaluated using numerical studies.
KeywordsCovariate information Judgment ranking Symmetric distribution
Mathematics Subject Classification62G05 62G30
The authors would like to thank two anonymous referees for their constructive comments that led to improvements in the paper.
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