ERIC Number: ED485636
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2005-Jun
Early Childhood Longitudinal Study, Birth Cohort (ECLS-B): Methodology Report for the 9-Month Data Collection (2001-02). Volume 2: Sampling. NCES 2005-147
Bethel, James; Green, James L.; Nord, Christine; Kalton, Graham; West, Jerry
National Center for Education Statistics
This report is Volume 2 of the methodology report that provides information about the development, design, and conduct of the 9-month data collection of the Early Childhood Longitudinal Study, Birth Cohort (ECLS-B). This volume begins with a brief overview of the ECLS-B, but focuses on the sample design, calculation of response rates, development of various sets of weights, and nonresponse bias analyses.
Descriptors: Psychometrics, Young Children, Data Collection, Research Methodology, Response Rates (Questionnaires), Sampling, Test Construction, Research Design, Individual Characteristics, Data Analysis, Well Being, Early Childhood Education, Child Development
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Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Research
Education Level: Early Childhood Education
Authoring Institution: National Center for Education Statistics (ED), Washington, DC.Westat, Inc., Rockville, MD.
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A
IES Cited: ED498793; ED546769