Glossary

Demographic Question
Demographic Question Demographic question definition: How old are you? What is the highest level of education you have completed? What's your gender?...
Sun, 6 Jan, 2019 at 4:28 PM
Guttman Scale
Guttman Scale Guttman Scale definition: A Guttman scale (also known as cumulative scaling or scalogram analysis) is an ordinal scale type where statements...
Sun, 6 Jan, 2019 at 4:28 PM
Survey Scale
Survey Scale Survey Scale definition: In common survey usage, a scale is an ordered series of response options, presented verbally or numerically from whi...
Sun, 6 Jan, 2019 at 4:29 PM
Sample size
Sample size Sample size definition: The sample size refers to the number of individual pieces of data collected in a survey. The sample size is important ...
Wed, 12 Sep, 2018 at 10:44 AM
Closed-ended question
Closed-ended question Closed-ended question definition:  A closed-ended question generates a limited set of responses that can be coded easily in a datab...
Fri, 8 Feb, 2019 at 9:29 AM
Double barreled question
Double barreled question Double-barreled question definition: A double-barreled question is a question composed of more than two separate issues or topics...
Fri, 8 Feb, 2019 at 9:36 AM
Survey Fatigue
Survey Fatigue Survey fatigue definition: Survey fatigue (often used interchangeably with respondent fatigue) is a problem that occurs when survey resp...
Wed, 7 Mar, 2018 at 9:46 PM
Conditional branching
Conditional branching In this data driven world, getting your survey fatigued respondent to fill out your entire survey or questionnaire can be quite a has...
Sun, 6 Jan, 2019 at 4:31 PM
Rating scale questions
Rating scale questions Rating scale definition: A rating scale is a method that requires the respondent to assign a value, sometimes numeric, to the ra...
Sun, 6 Jan, 2019 at 4:32 PM
Discrete scale
Discrete scale Discrete scale definition: Discrete data, like counts, are numeric data that have a finite number of possible values and can only be whole...
Wed, 12 Sep, 2018 at 11:28 AM