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COMPUTER ASSISTED SURVEY INFORMATION COLLECTION

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Definition:
Computer assisted survey information collection (CASIC) encompasses computer assisted data collection and data capture.

CASIC may be more broadly defined to include the use of computer assisted, automated, or advanced computing methods for data editing and imputation, data analysis and tabulation, data dissemination, or other steps in the survey or census process.

Source Publication:
UN Statistical Commission, UNECE, 2000. Glossary of Terms on Statistical Data Editing.

Cross References:
Computer Assisted Interviewing (CAI)

Hyperlink:
http://www.unece.org/fileadmin/DAM/stats/publications/editingglossary.pdf

Statistical Theme: Methodological information (metadata)

Created on Monday, March 04, 2002

Last updated on Friday, April 12, 2013