Thesis icon

Thesis

Statistical analysis of Likert data on attitudes

Abstract:

Researchers interested in measuring people's underlying attitudes towards an object (e.g., abortion) often collect Likert data by administering a survey. Likert data consist of surveyees' responses to statements about the object, where responses fall into ordered categories running from 'Strongly agree' to 'Strongly disagree' or into a 'Don't Know / Can't Choose' category. Two examples of Likert data are used for illustrative purposes. The first dataset was collected by the author from Ame...

Expand abstract

Actions


Access Document


Files:

Authors


More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Statistics
Oxford college:
Balliol College
Role:
Author

Contributors

Division:
MPLS
Department:
Statistics
Role:
Supervisor
Publication date:
2004
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford
Language:
English
Keywords:
Subjects:
UUID:
uuid:50754d97-86c2-433d-96b0-319787ece3e5
Local pid:
ora:5132
Deposit date:
2011-03-16

Terms of use


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP