What was the response rate for each study?
In the Data Collection section of About CPES, Table 8 shows for each survey the number of interviews, response rate, interview length (minutes), and average number of contacts per interview.
The response rates for each of each component study of the CPES were:
- The National Comorbidity Survey Replication (NCS-R) response rate was 70.9%.
- The National Survey of American Life (NSAL) response rate was 72.3% overall and 70.7% for African Americans, 77.7% for Caribbean Blacks, and 69.7% for Whites.
- The National Latino and Asian American Study (NLAAS) response rate was 75.5% for the Latino surveys and 65.6% for the Asian surveys.