Complete Study Design:
PPRI research staff can provide complete research design support for survey projects including development of research strategies, sampling design, and survey instruments.
Writing and Production of Reports:
PPRI research staff can write and fully develop customized reports designed to meet the needs of sponsoring organizations. Reports are prepared using print-quality graphics and typeset-quality desktop publishing software.
PPRI conducts telephone interviewing projects on both short and long term bases. With a directly supervised staff of approximately 60 trained interviewers and facilities that include over 50 phone interview stations, PPRI is equipped to handle survey research projects on any scale.
PPRI offers an experienced professional, supervisory, and interviewing staff well-qualified in field interviewing.
Bilingual interviewers are available during all interviewing shifts depending on the project language requirements. PPRI can also arrange for expert translation of instruments into numerous languages including, for example, Spanish or Vietnamese.
PPRI staff includes interviewers with the experience and educational background necessary for the special demands of elite interviewing.
PPRI can create cost-effective personalized letters for your organization while developing and managing mailing lists for mail surveys. Also, we can implement hybrid telephone/mail surveys that involve identifying or contacting respondents by phone prior to mailing the survey instrument.
Coding of Open-Ended Responses:
PPRI staff develop meaningful categories for verbatim responses to survey questions through standard content analytic procedures. Experienced coders evaluate the responses and code them into categories, ensuring accuracy and consistency of data.
PPRI has trained data entry staff and on-site computerized data entry capabilities that allow fast, accurate entry of data. When time is of the essence, data entry can be coordinated so that initial analysis is in real-time as data are collected.