**Sankhya: The Indian Journal of Statistics**

1996, Volume 58, Series B, Pt. 1, pp. 90--104

**RAO-HARTELEY-COCHRAN STRATEGY IN SURVEY SAMPLING OF CONTINUOUS POPULATIONS**

By

V. R. PADMAWAR, * Indian Statistical Institute*

SUMMARY. Rao-Hartley-Cochran(RHC) strategy is defined for the continuous set-up and its efficiency is compared with some of the known strategies under the regression model.

*AMS subject classification.* 62D05.

*Key words and phrases.* Rao-Hartley-Cochran strategy; continuous population; regression model; measure of uncertainty.