Re: [R] survey: estimating a covariance matrix

From: David Winsemius <>
Date: Wed, 23 Jan 2008 15:10:57 +0000 (UTC)

"Daniel Oberski" <> wrote in

> Hello
> Does anybody happen to know if it is possible to use the survey
> package to estimate a covariance matrix from a complex survey?
> I have design weights and clusters (no strata), and want to get a
> covariance matrix with preferably the effective sample size or else
> an estimate of the variance-covariance matrix of the covariance
> matrix ("asymptotic covariance matrix"). Is this possible?

Have you looked at Lumley's survey package?


David Winsemius

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