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Author Bonnel, Patrick ♦ Bayart, Caroline ♦ Smith, Brett
Source Hyper Articles en Ligne (HAL)
Content type Text
Publisher Elsevier
File Format PDF
Language English
Subject Keyword survey modes ♦ combining survey data ♦ travel survey ♦ face-to-face survey ♦ telephone survey ♦ web survey ♦ shs ♦ Humanities and Social Sciences/Economies and finances
Abstract This paper summarizes the discussions held during an in-depth six-hour workshop on the challenges of combining data from different survey modes with the anticipated aim of identifying current research needs. The main theme of the workshop was mixing survey modes as a way to meet the challenge of low response rates. However, the use of multi-mode surveys introduces new sources of bias: not all households have access to certain survey media (coverage bias); the response rate using one or another of the survey modes is correlated with social demographics (non-response bias); the sampling frame is dependent on the mode (sampling bias) or the instrument itself may affect the responses (measurement bias). The aim of this report is present the workshop's discussion on the identification of research needs with related to combining data from different survey modes.
ISSN 23521465
Educational Use Research
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2015-01-01
Journal Transportation Research Procedia
Volume Number 11
Page Count 10
Starting Page 108
Ending Page 117