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Conservative Confidence Intervals Based on Weighted Means Statistics



Andrew L. Rukhin


For weighted means estimators of the common mean of several normal populations associated (conservative) confidence intervals are constructed. These intervals are compared to several traditional confidence bounds. Monte Carlo simulation results of these comparisons are reported.
Statistics and Probability Letters


Confidence Coefficient, Consensus Mean, Degree of Equivalence, Fairweather procedure, Graybill-Deal Estimator, Interlaboratory Study, Unbiased Estimators


Rukhin, A. (2007), Conservative Confidence Intervals Based on Weighted Means Statistics, Statistics and Probability Letters, [online], (Accessed July 15, 2024)


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Created April 15, 2007, Updated February 19, 2017