Improved class of estimators of finite population mean using sampling fraction and information on two auxiliary variables in sample surveys


  • Housila P. Singh Vikram University, Ujjain
  • Anjana Rathour Vikram University, Ujjain
  • Ramkrishna S. Solanki Vikram University, Ujjain



Study variable, two auxiliary variable, Bias, mean square error, simple random sampling


This paper suggested a generalized class of estimators using information on two auxiliary va-riables and sampling fraction in simple random sampling. The bias and mean squared error for-mulae of suggested class have been derived under large sample approximation and compared with usual unbiased estimator and Singh’s (1967) ratio-cum-product estimator. The theoretical findings have been satisfied with an empirical study.


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Singh, H. P., Rathour, A., & Solanki, R. S. (2013). Improved class of estimators of finite population mean using sampling fraction and information on two auxiliary variables in sample surveys. Statistica, 73(3), 353–361.