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Activity Number: 118
Type: Topic Contributed
Date/Time: Monday, August 4, 2014 : 8:30 AM to 10:20 AM
Sponsor: Survey Research Methods Section
Abstract #312105 View Presentation
Title: NHTSA's Data Modernization Project
Author(s): Chou-Lin Chen*+ and Fan Zhang
Companies: NHTSA/DOT and NHTSA/DOT
Keywords: NHTSA ; NASS redesign ; GES redesign ; CDS redesign ; sample size scalability ; optimum sample allocation

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) launched a new project to overhaul the agency's National Automotive Sampling System (NASS). This presentation is an overview of this data modernization project. We shall explain the congressional driver of this project, the existing data collecting systems that are impacted by this project, the major components of this project, and the sample design challenges we faced during this redesign.

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