Go to Statistics Portal

COMPUTER ASSISTED PERSONAL INTERVIEWING (CAPI)

Statistics Directorate    
Definition:
A method of data collection in which an interviewer uses a computer to display questions and accept responses during a face-to-face interview.

Source Publication:
United States Bureau of Census, Glossary of Selected Abbreviations and Acronyms.

Cross References:
Computer Assisted Interviewing (CAI)
Computer Assisted Telephone Interviewing (CATI)

Statistical Theme: Methodological information (metadata)

Created on Wednesday, July 24, 2002

Last updated on Friday, April 12, 2013