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Survey Methodology Bulletin No. 47 July 2000

The Survey Methodology Bulletin (SMB) is primarily produced to inform staff in the Office for National Statistics (ONS) and the wider Government Statistical Service (GSS) about ONS survey methodology work and includes short articles about methodological projects or issues of general interest.

Survey Methodology Bulletin 47 - Jul 2000 (708.5 Kb Pdf)


  • Changes to the design of the Labour Force Survey
    Dave Elliot
  • Investigating mismatches in data between waves on the Labour Force Survey using qualitative methods
    Kirsty Deacon
  • Developing a new carers question for the 2001 Census: A quantitative test run on the Omnibus survey
    Kirsty Deacon
  • The Development of self-completion questionnaires for non-English Speakers on the International Passenger Survey
    Elizabeth Pendry
  • Development of a self-coded version of the new National Statistics Socio-economic classification (NS-SEC): preliminary results
    Jean Martin and Kirsty Deacon
  • Rapid turnaround telephone interviewing with businesses
    Roeland Beerten, Ian Richardson and Stephen Morris
  • Quality Issues in Social Surveys (QUISS) seminar London 19th June 2000 “Commissioning quality surveys”
    Melissa Coulthard, Helen Conolly and Olwen Rowlands
  • Forthcoming conferences, seminars and courses
  • The National Statistics Methodology Series
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