14. Issues in Surveying Businesses: An International Survey

  1. Brenda G. Cox3,
  2. David A. Binder4,
  3. B. Nanjamma Chinnappa4,
  4. Anders Christianson5,
  5. Michael J. Colledge6 and
  6. Phillip S. Kott7
  1. Anders Christianson1 and
  2. Robert D. Tortora2

Published Online: 17 OCT 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118150504.ch14

Business Survey Methods

Business Survey Methods

How to Cite

Christianson, A. and Tortora, R. D. (1995) Issues in Surveying Businesses: An International Survey, in Business Survey Methods (eds B. G. Cox, D. A. Binder, B. N. Chinnappa, A. Christianson, M. J. Colledge and P. S. Kott), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118150504.ch14

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Mathematica Policy Research, Inc.

  2. 4

    Statistics Canada

  3. 5

    Statistics Sweden

  4. 6

    Australian Bureau of Statistics

  5. 7

    U. S. National Agricultural Statistics Service

Author Information

  1. 1

    Statistics Sweden

  2. 2

    U.S. Bureau of the Census

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 OCT 2011
  2. Published Print: 16 FEB 1995

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471598527

Online ISBN: 9781118150504

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Keywords:

  • international survey;
  • business surveys;
  • measurement errors;
  • survey error models;
  • total design method

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • About the Survey

  • The Agency-Level Questionnaires: Results

  • Agency-Selected Surveys: Results

  • Measurement Issues for Important Variables

  • Evaluation of Accuracy

  • Improving Survey Quality

  • Concluding Remarks