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The Computation of the Distribution of the Sign Test Statistic for Ranked-Set Sampling

Lucio Barabesi
Organization: Universita di Siena, Italy
Department: Dipartimento di Metodi Quantitativi
Journal / Anthology

Communications in Statistics: Simulation and Computation
Year: 1998
Volume: 27
Issue: 3
Page range: 833-842

A simple and fast method for computing the exact distribution of the ranked-set sample sign test statistic is suggested. The proposed technique works even for very large sample sizes and is implemented by using the Mathematica package.

*Mathematics > Probability and Statistics