Estimation methods for sizing hidden populations, specifically the illegal migrant population
- Sikkel, D., Heijden, P.G.M. van der, Gils, G. van
- Place of publication:
- The Hague
- Year of publication:
- Onderzoek en beleid 243
This report gives an overview of methods that can generally be used to make inferences about the size of hidden populations. More particularly the suitability of the methods is discussed to determine the size of populations of illegal foreigners and the sizes of subpopulations of these groups, for instance by nationality or by place of residence.