Survey methodology

What is survey methodology?

Survey methodology is an interdisciplinary science that merges social sciences and applied statistics. Survey methodology deals with all aspects of designing, administering, analyzing surveys, and generalizing results to the entire studied population.

UNL faculty involved in survey methodology:

  • Christopher Bilder: Categorical data analysis, group testing, computational statistics
  • Julia Soulakova: National surveys as means for assessing prevalence of smoking and prior smoking behaviors; accuracy and validity of responses; statistical methods for analyzing the complex surveys: modeling and testing methods