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These strategies are most typically used in preliminary studies, where multiple hypotheses are initially explored. Non-probability sampling methods include convenience sampling, judgement or purposive sampling, quota sampling, and snowball sampling and, more generally, any study that involves self-selection of participants e.

When it comes to conducting research for our social sector clients, Measurement Resources abides by its internal guiding principles. First, we adhere to the methodology which includes the sampling strategy selected for the project; any deviation from this will skew the results. We also encourage our clients to use an equity lens to ensure the voices of specific demographic groups and hard-to-reach target populations are embedded in the methodology.

Ensuring the voices of specific demographic groups are embedded in the methodology often results in a sample that is not fully representative of the population though provides critical information needed to understand the perceptions and experiences of subgroups within a population.

Measurement Resources employs statistical methods e. For example, we recently helped a county-wide organization better understand the behavioral health needs of their community.

As part of our overall population-level data collection strategy, we integrated tactics that would ensure an inclusive response.

From providing translated surveys in multiple languages to offering the option of completing paper versions of the survey as opposed to online only , we were able to secure a high volume of responses that reflected the various population segments throughout the county.

Additionally, our sampling strategy included first understanding what the population characteristics were of the target community to ensure our sample was both representative of the population—but also included enough responses to estimate differences in perceptions by varying demographic groups.

Population characteristics were gathered from U. Census Bureau Data and were used to inform our sample targets by demographic groups e. We utilized the sample targets to conduct ongoing monitoring of survey completion rates by demographic groups to identify any gaps in response rates and then guide targeted survey outreach strategies.

Our expertise in this aspect of research design has helped more than government and non-profit organizations confirm their suspicions, explain certain phenomena, and put them on a path to efficiently improve their outcomes. Contact us to learn how we can help your organization take a data-driven approach to achieving even greater social impact.

MAILING ADDRESS Manning Parkway Suite A Powell, Ohio Figure 8 presents a cumulative memory usage plot. This plot is presented as a stacked bar which provides the sum of all the memory consumption across 10 independent walks per model.

From these data, it can be seen that there were no significant differences between the sampling methods used as random strategies. Stacked bar chart displaying the sum of the memory consumption split in 10 independent runs per random generator.

In order to identify the concentration levels of the trending topics obtained from the. gml file, three samples were used to analyze visually the distribution of the clusters. It is important to note that these samples were chosen because they have a greater content of trending topics than the rest of the samples, each sample corresponds to one random generator.

Thus, data was plotted as a community structure. As can be seen from the graphs in Fig. From the chart, it can be seen that by far the greatest trending topic used by the users of Twitter is related to Christmas season e.

The most likely cause of this outcome is due to the fact that the time window of the experiments was in December. Similarly, it can be seen from the word clouds in Fig. In this case, the size of a word is proportional to the relative degree of a trend.

At this stage, it is possible to distinguish more words than the graph version depicted in figures: Fig. Essentially, either the graphs and the word clouds show the same information. Visualizations of concentration levels of trending topics for the following random strategies: a Brownian, b Illusion and c Reservoir.

These graphs represent trending topics produced by Twitter users over our sampling time window. The size of a node indicates the degree of a trend. Similarly, word clouds in d Brownian, e Illusion and f Reservoir show a group of words whose sizes are proportional to the number of edges incident to the trending node i.

Part of the aim of this research is to identify convergence during the sampling process. Therefore, a convergence analysis was prepared according to the procedure used by the Geweke to evaluate the accuracy of sampling-based approaches Geweke ; Lee et al.

This Geweke diagnostics is a standard Z-score which consists in taking two non-overlapping parts of the Markov chain and compares the means of both parts, using a difference of means test to see if the two parts of the chain are from the same distribution null hypothesis.

If the Markov chain of draws has reached an equilibrium state, it would be expected to obtain roughly equal averages from these two splits of the sample Lesage Figure 10 provides trace plots for the property of node degree number of users that follow a particular trend.

These plots present the Z-score value against the number of iterations. Therefore, using the Geweke diagnostics it is possible to identify the convergence analysis for the Brownian walk, the Illusion spiral and the Reservoir sampling.

The number of draws was fixed to with a burn-in process discarding the first Thus, in accordance to Gjoka et al. Additionally, we plot an average line using 30 points on the x-axis. Finally, as it can be seen in Fig. Plots of the resulting Z-scores against the number of iterations for the metric of node degree number of users that follow a particular trend.

One advantage of this approach is the multilingual feature which avoids a bias in terms of the information posted in English. However, there are certain drawbacks associated with the use of different languages e. On the other hand, this research does not take into account that the social explorer is not able to distinguish between Twitterbots 4 and real users on Twitter.

Therefore, all the estimates include Twitterbots causing an over estimation in the results. These data must be interpreted with caution since all the information collected from this study is mainly based on the Twitter response service.

This paper has explained the central importance of defining a standard sampling methodology applicable to cases where the social network information flow is readily available.

The main purpose of the current study was to assess a low computational cost method for sampling emerging global trends on Twitter. The present paper confirms previous findings related to the good performance of the Brownian and Illusion generators Piña-García and Gu a. It should be noted that according to the first systematic study of using a Metropolis-Hastings Random Walk MHRW reported by Gjoka et al.

The empirical findings of this study suggest that, sampling global trends on Twitter has several practical applications related to extract real-time information. Despite its exploratory nature by looking at how impactful people are about a specific topic and within specific categories, this research offers some insight into how to collect publicly available trends using a social explorer, which works as an interface between a faster randomized algorithm proposed in Algorithm 2 and Twitter.

Overall, our current study indicates that our sampling methodology may be a promising new approach to social networking service analysis and an useful exploration tool for social data acquisition. However, a debate continues about the best strategies to follow in this data science context. The controversy about a sampling methodology has raged in last years claiming the need of an standard methodology to collect data on OSNs.

No agreement have been achieved within the scientific community in terms of a theoretical framework. Thus, this study highlights the importance of proposing a standard sampling methodology to advance our knowledge for addressing questions of social mining.

To comply with Twitter terms of service, data cannot be publicly shared. Interested future researchers may reproduce the experiments by following the procedure described in the paper. Anonymized data may be available upon request from Dr. Carlos Piña carlos.

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Abstract One of the most significant current challenges in large-scale online social networks, is to establish a concise and coherent method aimed to collect and summarize data. Introduction In recent years, there has been an increasing interest in Online Social Networks OSNs exploration.

Thus, the main obstacles that data scientists face is as follows: 1. They do not know what sort of data they need, 2. They do not know how much data they need, 3. They do not know what critical questions they should be asking and 4. Contributions A central hypothesis in this study is that in order to advance our quantitative understanding of social interaction, is not possible to get by with incomplete data.

Specifically, our contributions in this study are as follows: This paper provides a series of random strategies Brownian, Illusion and Reservoir based on random walk models to sample small but relevant parts of information produced on Twitter.

Related work A considerable amount of literature has been published on using graph sampling techniques on large-scale OSNs. Problem definition As the digital world grows, it generates an enormous amounts of data every second, challenging us to find new methods to efficiently extract and sample information.

Random strategies This section will examine three random strategies that are incorporated into the alternative version of the MHRW. Brownian walk The traditional approach used to sample through the MHRW is based on the normal distribution.

Illusion spiral In this research, we have considered a spiral-inspired approach in terms of an Illusion spiral. Pattern visualization of the Illusion spiral.

Full size image. The alternative version of the metropolis-hastings algorithm The Metropolis-Hastings algorithm makes use of a proposal density: q y x which might be a simple distribution such as normal. Sampling global trends on Twitter Pre-processing For the estimation of trends concentration, a list of countries with publicly available trends was requested from Twitter.

Table 1 Table of retrieved countries with more activity on Twitter during our empirical trials Full size table.

Results In order to assess the performance of the social explorer, a sample of publicly available trends was collected, this random sample contains tweets posted from December 17 to December 20 , between and GMT time window.

Table 2 Descriptive statistics during the observation time window Full size table. Table 3 Descriptive Statistics of the average amount of sampled and duplicate trends. It can be seen from the data that the Illusion spiral outperforms all others random strategies in terms of the number of sampled trends Full size table.

Table 4 Descriptive Statistics of memory consumption. This table compares the average memory consumption in Megabytes MB and the total of memory used across 10 independent runs Full size table.

Limitations One advantage of this approach is the multilingual feature which avoids a bias in terms of the information posted in English. Conclusions This paper has explained the central importance of defining a standard sampling methodology applicable to cases where the social network information flow is readily available.

Endnotes 1 A word, phrase or topic that is tagged at a greater rate than other tags is said to be a trending topic. References Backstrom, L, Leskovec J Supervised random walks: predicting and recommending links in social networks In: Proceedings of the fourth ACM international conference on web search and data mining, — Article MathSciNet MATH Google Scholar Bhattacharyya, P, Garg A, Wu SF Analysis of user keyword similarity in online social networks.

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This chapter is a comprehensive overview of sampling methods for web and e-mail ('Internet- based') surveys. It first reviews the The methods use for Online survey could either be Google form, Monkey Survey, purposive sampling Techniques, Snowball There are four methods of sampling namely Random sampling,Stratified sampling, Cluster sampling and Multistage sampling

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Online Sampling Strategies - This section describes specific online survey approaches and the sampling methods Table Sampling strategies for online surveys This chapter is a comprehensive overview of sampling methods for web and e-mail ('Internet- based') surveys. It first reviews the The methods use for Online survey could either be Google form, Monkey Survey, purposive sampling Techniques, Snowball There are four methods of sampling namely Random sampling,Stratified sampling, Cluster sampling and Multistage sampling

There are several types of probability sampling methods, including:. Simple random sampling is the purest type of probability sampling. With this method, individuals are chosen randomly, giving each member of the population an equal chance of being selected as the subject.

In a systematic sample, individuals are selected at regular intervals. For example, every 10th person on the population list may be selected to participate. This method assures that the population is sampled evenly.

Before a stratified sample is taken, the population is divided into groups based on characteristics pertinent to the research, such as age or gender. The population is then randomly sampled within these specific strata. This complex method of sampling ensures each category of the population is represented in the sample.

With cluster sampling, every member of the population is assigned to a group known as a cluster. A sample of clusters is chosen using a probability method like random sampling, and only individuals within the sampled cluster are surveyed.

Multistage sampling uses several different probability sampling methods. For example, your sampling process may begin with cluster sampling. Then, you use simple random sampling to choose a subset of participants from each cluster to create the final sample.

With non-probability sampling techniques, the sample is collected based on specific criteria, so not every member of the population has a chance of being selected.

These sampling methods are often used for online surveys. The different types of non-probability sampling include:. In a convenience sample, individuals are selected for how easily accessible they are to the researcher. This method is typically used during preliminary research phases.

Quota sampling is similar to stratified sampling, except it assigns a quota to each population subset, meaning that the sample must include a specific number of individuals from each group. With judgment or purposive sampling, the researcher selects individuals for a specific quality relevant to the study.

For example, if you want to study what it takes to graduate summa cum laude, you would survey individuals who graduated with that distinction. In a snowball sample, you rely on your initial survey respondents to refer you to new participants.

A voluntary sample is made up of people who volunteer to take part in the survey. Typically, these respondents have a strong interest in the survey topic. At Cint, our tools help you connect with survey respondents to help complete your survey.

Revised on June 22, Instead, you select a sample. The sample is the group of individuals who will actually participate in the research. To draw valid conclusions from your results, you have to carefully decide how you will select a sample that is representative of the group as a whole. This is called a sampling method.

There are two primary types of sampling methods that you can use in your research:. You should clearly explain how you selected your sample in the methodology section of your paper or thesis, as well as how you approached minimizing research bias in your work. Table of contents Population vs.

sample Probability sampling methods Non-probability sampling methods Other interesting articles Frequently asked questions about sampling. First, you need to understand the difference between a population and a sample , and identify the target population of your research.

The population can be defined in terms of geographical location, age, income, or many other characteristics. It can be very broad or quite narrow: maybe you want to make inferences about the whole adult population of your country; maybe your research focuses on customers of a certain company, patients with a specific health condition, or students in a single school.

It is important to carefully define your target population according to the purpose and practicalities of your project. If the population is very large, demographically mixed, and geographically dispersed, it might be difficult to gain access to a representative sample.

A lack of a representative sample affects the validity of your results, and can lead to several research biases , particularly sampling bias. The sampling frame is the actual list of individuals that the sample will be drawn from.

Ideally, it should include the entire target population and nobody who is not part of that population. The number of individuals you should include in your sample depends on various factors, including the size and variability of the population and your research design.

There are different sample size calculators and formulas depending on what you want to achieve with statistical analysis. Probability sampling means that every member of the population has a chance of being selected. It is mainly used in quantitative research. If you want to produce results that are representative of the whole population, probability sampling techniques are the most valid choice.

In a simple random sample, every member of the population has an equal chance of being selected. Your sampling frame should include the whole population. To conduct this type of sampling, you can use tools like random number generators or other techniques that are based entirely on chance.

Systematic sampling is similar to simple random sampling, but it is usually slightly easier to conduct. Every member of the population is listed with a number, but instead of randomly generating numbers, individuals are chosen at regular intervals.

If you use this technique, it is important to make sure that there is no hidden pattern in the list that might skew the sample. For example, if the HR database groups employees by team, and team members are listed in order of seniority, there is a risk that your interval might skip over people in junior roles, resulting in a sample that is skewed towards senior employees.

Stratified sampling involves dividing the population into subpopulations that may differ in important ways. It allows you draw more precise conclusions by ensuring that every subgroup is properly represented in the sample.

To use this sampling method, you divide the population into subgroups called strata based on the relevant characteristic e. Based on the overall proportions of the population, you calculate how many people should be sampled from each subgroup.

Then you use random or systematic sampling to select a sample from each subgroup. Cluster sampling also involves dividing the population into subgroups, but each subgroup should have similar characteristics to the whole sample. Instead of sampling individuals from each subgroup, you randomly select entire subgroups.

If it is practically possible, you might include every individual from each sampled cluster. If the clusters themselves are large, you can also sample individuals from within each cluster using one of the techniques above. This is called multistage sampling.

This method is good for dealing with large and dispersed populations, but there is more risk of error in the sample, as there could be substantial differences between clusters. In a non-probability sample, individuals are selected based on non-random criteria, and not every individual has a chance of being included.

This type of sample is easier and cheaper to access, but it has a higher risk of sampling bias. That means the inferences you can make about the population are weaker than with probability samples, and your conclusions may be more limited.

If you use a non-probability sample, you should still aim to make it as representative of the population as possible. Non-probability sampling techniques are often used in exploratory and qualitative research. In these types of research, the aim is not to test a hypothesis about a broad population, but to develop an initial understanding of a small or under-researched population.

A convenience sample simply includes the individuals who happen to be most accessible to the researcher. Convenience samples are at risk for both sampling bias and selection bias. Similar to a convenience sample, a voluntary response sample is mainly based on ease of access.

Instead of the researcher choosing participants and directly contacting them, people volunteer themselves e. by responding to a public online survey.

Voluntary response samples are always at least somewhat biased , as some people will inherently be more likely to volunteer than others, leading to self-selection bias.

This type of sampling, also known as judgement sampling, involves the researcher using their expertise to select a sample that is most useful to the purposes of the research.

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