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

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https://doi.org/10.6092/issn.1973-2201/4329## Keywords:

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

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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