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Citation Information : Statistics in Transition New Series. Volume 21, Issue 2, Pages 61-87, DOI: https://doi.org/10.21307/stattrans-2020-014
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Received Date : 16-April-2019 / Accepted: 14-April-2020 / Published Online: 01-June-2020
There are materials in literature about how privacy on stigmatizing features like alcoholism, history of tax-evasion, or testing positive in AIDS-related testing may be partially protected by a proper application of randomized response techniques (RRT). The paper demonstrates what amendments are necessary for this approach while applying optional RRTs covering qualitative characteristics, permitting a sampled respondent either to directly reveal sensitive data or choose a randomized response respectively with complementary probabilities. Only a few standard RRTs are illustrated in the text.
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