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Author Garas, Nadra ♦ Blair, Johnny ♦ Estimation, Multiplicity
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Subject Domain (in DDC) Computer science, information & general works ♦ Data processing & computer science
Subject Keyword Non-telephone Household ♦ Many People ♦ Different Frame ♦ Potential Bias ♦ Expensive Screening Procedure ♦ Inherent Limitation ♦ Survey Population ♦ Telephone Survey ♦ Statistical Adjustment ♦ General Population Telephone Survey
Abstract An inherent limitation of general population telephone surveys is the exclusion of non-telephone households, and the potential bias that may result. Often this bias is simply ignored, or the survey population defined to exclude non-telephone households. In other cases, statistical adjustments, based on interruptions in service or other models, are used to address this problem. But, in general, the only way to actually include non-telephone households in the survey is to locate them using a different frame and expensive screening procedures. In this research, we explored the possibility of locating non-telephone households in a telephone survey by using network sampling. Many people without telephones may still arrange to
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research
Education Level UG and PG ♦ Career/Technical Study