Survey Guidelines

Online Surveys

This contribution addresses fundamental methodological problems facing online surveys, especially the coverage problem and sample-selection issues. The use of online panels based on random samples is seen as a possible solution.

English-language version (43 kB)

Version 2.0; doi: 10.15465/gesis-sg_en_003

German-language version (110 kB)

Version 1.1; doi: 10.15465/gesis-sg_003

Earlier version: Version 1.0; doi: 10.15465/sdm-sg_003


Bandilla, W. (2016). Web Surveys. GESIS Survey Guidelines. Mannheim, Germany: GESIS – Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences. doi: 10.15465/gesis-sg_en_003