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Data collection and demographics

Data will need to be collected from individuals

1-Describe 5 data collection techniques in your own words.
2- Explain why the four demographic questions you included in your survey are important and or are of interest to the study.
Here is the survey:

For each statement below, please indicate your level of agreement

Strongly agree agree neutral disagree satisfied
I am satisfied with my current job 5 4 3 2 1
I am satisfied with my pay 5 4 3 2 1
Gender male female

Please think of several additional demographic questions that you could ask in the survey and specify below.

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5 data collection techniques:

1) Face to face interview - you ask the respondent questions and your record their answer. You can also tape their answers (with their permission) and transcribe it later

2) Survey - The respondent is given a pen and paper and is asked to fill out questions

3) Telephone - the respondent is solicited by phone and their opinion is asked

4) On-line data collection - the respondent fills out questions online at their own convenience

5) Secondary sources - here you look into a second party ...

Solution Summary

This posting will elaborate on 5 data collection techniques, as well as explain information on demographic type questions.

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