9B – Contact Strategies

Contact Strategies
Presentation & Discussion: Survey Methodology
9B - Field

3:15pm-4:30pm on Tuesday, 5/22/2018

Josh Winston, U.S. Census Bureau

Session Focus
These presentations focus on various and different methods for contacting respondents via mail and phone. The complexities and findings from various experiments are discussed.

  • You Already Called Me! - Exploring How Repeat Phone Numbers Affect the Success of an Ongoing Surveillance Tool - Nikki Gohring, University of Nebraska, Lincoln - Bureau of Sociological Research
  • Unaddressed Mail vs Addressed Mail: a Comparison - Adam Zammit, Australian Consortium for Social and Political Research, Inc
  • Managing the Current Population Survey Contact Attempts Pilot - John Baker, U.S. Census Bureau; Rhonda Baksa,