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Innovative WSU approach ignites survey industry, earns national award

Don DillmanBy Alyssa Patrick, Office of Research

PULLMAN, Wash. – WSU researchers will receive a national award for designing a new survey method that is now used in censuses around the world. » More …

Exclusion of cell-phone users in surveys studied

PULLMAN – It is estimated that U.S. cell-phone-only households have increased from about 4 percent in 2004 to more than 14 percent in 2007, with 33 percent of cell-phone respondents having no landline telephone, according to research featured in the spring 2009 WSU Academic Showcase.




Titled “Characteristics of Cell Phone Only, Listed and Unlisted Telephone Households,” the project was conducted by John Tarnai, director of the Social and Economic Research Sciences Center at WSU, Danna Moore, associate director, … » More …