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Understanding Pitfalls in the Design of Surveys

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There are a surprising number of potential pitfalls in survey design and, if ignored, survey results can become unusable for policy makers. This chapter provides an analysis of the most common pitfalls, as well as signposts to where information can be found to address them, both within this guide and from external sources.

Document Type: Review Article

Publication date: 2012-01-01

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