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Definition:
A further attempt to obtain information from an individual in a survey or field experiment because the initial attempt has failed or later information is available.

Source Publication:
The International Statistical Institute, “The Oxford Dictionary of Statistical Terms”, edited by Yadolah Dodge, Oxford University Press, 2003.

Cross References:
Non-response
Non-response errors

Statistical Theme: Methodological information (metadata)

Glossary Output Segments:
SDMX

Created on Wednesday, July 24, 2002

Last updated on Thursday, January 29, 2004