PracTools: Tools for Designing and Weighting Survey Samples

Contains functions for sample size calculation for survey samples using stratified or clustered one-, two-, and three-stage sample designs. Other functions compute variance components for multistage designs and sample sizes in two-phase designs. A number of example datasets are included.

Version: 0.3
Depends: R (≥ 2.10)
Suggests: doBy, foreign, pps, reshape, sampling, samplingbook, survey
Published: 2015-11-16
Author: Richard Valliant, Jill A. Dever, Frauke Kreuter
Maintainer: Richard Valliant <rvallian at>
License: GPL-2 | GPL-3 [expanded from: GPL (≥ 2)]
NeedsCompilation: no
CRAN checks: PracTools results


Reference manual: PracTools.pdf
Package source: PracTools_0.3.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-release: PracTools_0.3.tgz, r-oldrel: PracTools_0.3.tgz
Old sources: PracTools archive