blocksample: Block sampling

Description

Sample blockwise from clustered data

Usage

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blocksample(data, size, idvar = "id", replace = TRUE, ...)

Arguments

data

Data frame

idvar

Column defining the clusters

size

Size of samples

replace

Logical indicating wether to sample with replacement

...

additional arguments to lower level functions

Value

data.frame

Author(s)

Klaus K. Holst

Examples

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d <- data.frame(x=rnorm(5), z=rnorm(5), id=c(4,10,10,5,5), v=rnorm(5))
(dd <- blocksample(d,size=20))
attributes(dd)$id

## Not run: 
blocksample(data.table::data.table(d),1e6)

## End(Not run)

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