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ERIC Number: EJ939577
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2011-Jun
Pages: 10
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 3
ISSN: ISSN-0193-841X
Complex Sample Data Recommendations and Troubleshooting
Hahs-Vaughn, Debbie L.; McWayne, Christine M.; Bulotsky-Shearer, Rebecca J.; Wen, Xiaoli; Faria, Ann-Marie
Evaluation Review, v35 n3 p304-313 Jun 2011
Complex survey data, as highlighted in this issue of "Evaluation Review", provide a wealth of opportunities for answering methodological and/or applied research questions. However, the analytic issues of nonindependence and unequal selection probability must be addressed when analyzing this type of data. Thus, to ensure that research questions are accurately answered when using complex survey data, researchers must take extra precautions to ensure complex survey data are correctly analyzed. The purpose of this article is to provide software recommendations for analysis of and tips on troubleshooting when analyzing complex sample data. (Contains 1 table.)
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Language: English
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