If you need an additional data set for Chapter 8 for the Dealing with Data section, for a student assignment, group assignment or testing, here is a SPSS data set about usage of social media. It was created by a student and has 212 observations. The survey is provided.
Suggested Activity is to see if the sample matches the sampling goal of the researcher.
- The researcher’s goal for gender is 60% females and 40% males. At the 95% confidence level, does the sample meet the researcher’s goal for gender? Support your answer.
- The researcher’s goal for age and for income was that all categories would be equal. At the 95% confidence level, does the sample meet these two goals? Support your answer.