# survey

1. ### Fixing behavioural difference of demographics

Currently collecting employment/working satisfaction data from survey at different countries. Same set of questions is used. I have come across that people from some countries tend to be more optimistic/pessimistic than others. How can I take their answering behaviour into consideration when...
2. ### Fixing different demographics behaviour on survey data

Currently collecting employment/working satisfaction data from survey at different countries. Same set of questions is used. I have come across that people from some countries tend to be more optimistic/pessimistic than others. How can I take their answering behaviour into consideration when...
3. ### Statistical Test for multiple choice questions

I Iaunched a survey recently where I have the following types of questions - 1) A multiple choice question (where users can mark more than one correct answer), let's call it variable a. 2) A single choice answer type question (radio button type), let's call it categorical variable b. 3) A...
4. ### Large Sample Surveys

Dear Forum, I encountered an employee satisfaction survey report which sampled 50,000 employees (try not to laugh, that's a sample not the population). The authors reported % agreement based on Likert scales, which is not great, but ok, and compared said "scores" to a normative benchmark (for...
5. ### How can evaluate the significance of unbalanced variables?

We have a questionnaire which has a question with three options: "a", "b", and "c". All participants are allowed to choose one of these three options. "a" represents the condition "X" and, "b" and "c" both represent the condition "Y". Our goal is to compare the condition "X" with the condition...
6. ### Survey Data Analysis

Hello, I am interpreting some data that was calculated by someone else and initially I was confused how this person got these numbers. So I emailed the office that oversees the analysis of this information and their explanation still left me a little confused. Hopefully someone can clarify...
7. ### Survey uncertainty with a given population proportion

Hello! I have to estimate the uncertainty of the result of a survey where there sample size was defined to have an uncertainty of 2.76%, based on p a p value of 0.5. The 2.76% error is calculated assuming a 50% population proportion, which is a worst case scenario assumption: size...
8. ### Analyzing & weighing satisfaction survey data results.

I have a question for the group, say I'm a restaurant owner that distributes a satisfaction survey to my customers, asking them to rate multiple aspects of their visit on a scale from 1-5 (1 being terrible, 5 being excellent), then say I also ask them how important/significant is each aspect...
9. ### Which analysis for a survey question asking how frequently a group do an activity ?

I surveyed a group of photographers and asked them how frequently they used a particular type of lens for a specific type of photograph. I now want to find out which lens or lenses are the most commonly used for each type of photograph. There were four lens types and five types of photographs...
10. ### Number of responses above a threshold after considering survey error

I am interested in how many people in my survey of people earn between $50,000 and$54,999. I construct a paper survey which asks for income in $5,000 bands. 200 people respond that they earn between$45,000 and $49,999.99 20 people respond that they earn between$50,000 and \$54,999.99...
11. ### Survey on how frequently a group use a particular device: Which analysis methods?

I surveyed a group of photographers and asked them how frequently they used a particular type of lens for a specific type of photograph. I now want to find out which lens or lenses are the most commonly used for each type of photograph. There were four lens types and five types of photographs...
12. ### Limited multiple response data - analysis and sample size calculation

Hello all, I am a relative novice at statistics and have run into a problem working out how to analyse some data I will hopefully soon be acquiring. I would appreciate advice. The data What I want to do is compare the responses of a survey question of two groups of subjects to see if...
13. ### Looking for Statistically Significant Differences between questions

I would need to find a test to see if there are statistically significant differences between the responses to 100 questions which I administered to 30 participants. The responses range from 0 to 100. Of course I would like to rule out outliers (which I can deal with), but I need to compare...
14. ### Regression on Survey analysis across 50 states

I ran a survey across all 50 states in the US. The goal is to see if there is a correlation between people's love for the state and the population growth % over 5 years. The survey has 15 questions - all on Likert scale (1 to 5 Strongly Disgaree to Strongly Agree) - questions about people's...
15. ### Implications for analysis of survey data when recall time frames differ bt questions

Hi, I am advising some folks on setting up a brief survey containing questions that measure some well-known health indicators. My curiosity was piqued because amongst these questions the recall time frame differs between certain indicators. For instance, there's this question: During...
16. ### Ordinal or interval survey response analysis (from a convenience sample)

I have the responses from a survey where people had to provide a rating on a scale from one to five, where five was most positive side of things. I would like to assume it is interval scale where the differences between each point on the scale are the same, as I would like to compute...
17. ### How to organize vignette data in SPSS

PostMon Jul 13, 2015 10:28 pm Hi, I am a PHD student and just finished data collection for my third study, which was a vignette study. I designed an online questionnaire with 30 different scenario's, or vignettes, followed by a block of 7 questions (the same questions after each vignette)...
18. ### Help me w/ stat. project.

I'm a collage student and my final project is to research any topic, examining a single quantitative measurement and present the results. I'd like to research several aspects in regards to bulling. Such as how much has school bulling increased/decreased. If student victims of bulling graduated...
19. ### Correct Procedure for analysis of Drivers

Hello, I have some survey data which shows an effort score for interacting with a business. I am working in a programme of work tasked to reduce that effort. I want to understand (from what's available in the survey data set) what are the drivers of that effort score. This will help us...
20. ### Systematic way to find cases with random answers in a survey data set

Hi everyone ! I'm new to the forums and I am a first year PhD student. We just collected data with a survey the research team I work on created. We started making a few tests to see if everything was working all right. We have data about 1200 middle school kids in 6th and 8th grade The...