Innovation Panel

Technical reports

Technical reports provide an overview of the methodology employed in each Wave of the Innovation Panel.

Wave 10

This report provides an account of methodology used in the tenth wave of Understanding Society's Innovation Panel.

It contains sections on:

  • Overview of the survey design
  • Sampling
  • Methodological experiments
  • Scripting of mixed-mode instrument
  • Phase 1: Online only
  • Phase 2: Face-to-face fieldwork – refreshment sample only fieldwork period23
  • Phase 3: Face-to-face fieldwork – refreshment and longitudinal sample fieldwork period
  • Response
  • Data preparation

Wave 10 technical report

Wave 9

This report provides an account of methodology used in the ninth wave of the Innovation Panel of Understanding Society.

It contains sections on:

  • Overview of the survey design
  • Sampling
  • Methodological experiments
  • Scripting of mixed-mode instrument
  • Phase 1: Online only
  • Phase 2: Face-to-face fieldwork
  • Response
  • Data preparation

Wave 9 technical report

Wave 8

This report provides an account of the methodology used in the eighth wave of the Innovation Panel of Understanding Society.

It contains sections on:

  • Overview of the survey design
  • Sampling
  • Methodological experiments
  • Scripting of mixed-mode experiment
  • Phase 1: CAWI data collection
  • Phase 2: CAWI fieldwork
  • Response
  • Data preparation

Wave 8 technical report

Wave 7

This report provides an account of the methodology used in the seventh wave of the Innovation Panel of Understanding Society.

It contains sections on:

  • Survey design
  • Methodological experiments and testing
  • Sampling
  • Phase 1: CAWI data collection
  • Phase 2: CAWI fieldwork
  • Phase 3: CAWI mop-up and CATI interviewing
  • Data preparation
  • Fieldwork documents

Wave 7 technical report

Wave 6

This report provides an account of the methodology used in the sixth wave of the Innovation Panel of Understanding Society.

It contains sections on:

  • Survey design
  • Methodological experiments and testing
  • Sampling
  • CAWI data collection
  • CAPI fieldwork (with CAWI alongside)
  • CATI interviewing (with CAWI alongside)
  • Meter reading follow-up
  • Response
  • Data preparation

Wave 6 technical report

Wave 5

This report provides an account of the methodology used in the fifth wave of the Innovation Panel of Understanding Society.

It contains sections on:

  • Sample design
  • Experiments
  • Mixed modes experiment
  • Contact and co-operation procedures
  • The Interview
  • Fieldwork
  • Response
  • Data preparation

Wave 5 technical report

Wave 4

This report provides an account of the methodology used in the fourth wave of the Innovation Panel of Understanding Society.

It contains sections on:

  • Sample design
  • Experiments
  • Early Bird Appointments
  • Contact and co-operation procedures
  • The Interview
  • Fieldwork
  • Response
  • Data preparation

Wave 4 technical report

Wave 3

This report provides an account of the methodology used in the third wave of the Innovation Panel of Understanding Society.

It contains sections on:

  • Sample design
  • Experiments
  • Contact and co-operation procedures
  • The Interview
  • Fieldwork
  • Response
  • Data preparation

Wave 3 technical report

Wave 2

This report provides an account of the methodology used in the second wave of the Innovation Panel of Understanding Society.

It contains sections on:

  • sample design
  • IP2 experiments
  • fieldwork
  • the interview
  • response
  • data preparation

Wave 2 technical report

Wave 1

This report provides an account of the methodology used in the first wave of the Innovation Panel of Understanding Society.

It contains sections on:

  • sample design
  • fieldwork
  • response
  • data preparation

Wave 1 technical report