Representativeness of surveys and its analysis
FORS Guide Nº 15
Ochsner, M. (2021). Representativeness of Surveys and its Analysis. FORS Guide No. 15, Version 1.0. Lausanne (FORS). doi: 10.24449/FG-2021-00015.
The analysis of representativeness of a data set belongs to the standard quality assurance procedures in survey research. This FORS Guide challenges current practices of the analysis of representativity and suggests a framework to analyse the risk for representation bias taking into account different uses of data.
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