Statistical Analysis

Survey Research Program staff can perform statistical analysis of survey data, ranging from simple tabulations to relatively complex statistical modeling using a variety of statistical packages.  Analytic capabilities include:

  • Descriptive statistical analyses of survey responses, including calculations of sampling error and statistical adjustments for unequal selection probabilities and non-response
  • Cross-classification analyses with demographic or other predictive factors
  • Multivariate analyses, including ANOVA, factor analysis, linear and non-linear regression, logistic regression, categorical methods, and structural equation modeling
  • Longitudinal analyses



Technical reports detailing specific methodologies are provided for each survey project.  Survey Research Program staff also have experience in the production of a variety of substantive reports, including:

  • Simple tabulations
  • Graphical data display
  • Executive summaries
  • Oral presentation of results to interested parties