By Robert M. Groves,Mick P. Couper
This ebook presents information and aid for survey statisticians who have to boost versions for postsurvey adjustment for nonresponse, and for survey designers and practitioners trying to lessen unit nonresponse in loved ones interview surveys. It offers the result of an eight-year study application that has assembled an unparalleled information set on respondents and nonrespondents from numerous significant family surveys within the United States.
inside a accomplished conceptual framework of impacts on nonresponse, the authors examine each point of survey cooperation, from the affects of family features and social and environmental components to the interplay among interviewers and owners and the layout of the survey itself.
Nonresponse in family Interview Surveys:
* offers a theoretical framework for realizing and learning loved ones survey nonresponse
* Empirically explores the person and mixed affects of numerous elements on nonresponse
* provides bankruptcy introductions, summaries, and discussions on functional implications to elucidate innovations and theories
* offers broad references for extra research and inquiry
Nonresponse in family Interview Surveys is a vital source for pros and scholars in survey methodology/research equipment in addition to those that use survey equipment or info in enterprise, govt, and academia. It addresses matters serious to facing nonresponse in surveys, decreasing nonresponse in the course of survey information assortment, and developing statistical compensations for the results of nonresponse on key survey estimates.
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Nonresponse in Household Interview Surveys (Wiley Series in Survey Methodology) by Robert M. Groves,Mick P. Couper