2/19 Sources of quantitative data

We can gather quantitative data in a variety of ways and from a number of different sources. Many of these are similar to sources of qualitative data, for example:

Why do we do quantitative data analysis?

Once you have collected your data you need to make sense of the responses you have got back. Quantitative data analysis enables you to make sense of data by:

And to communicate the meaning to others by presenting data as:

We can also use quantitative data analysis to see:

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You can find an example of a questionnaire/survey at: University of Leicester or University of Leeds

You can find a quantitative vs qualitative interview article at: University of Surrey

A useful observation q&a is: Mad Science Network or Wiki Answers

Examples of transaction logs at: Information Research