Center for Survey Methods

Expert statistics are essential to informing discussion, driving decisions, and shaping policy at national, state and local levels. To meet this need, the Center for Survey Methods (CSM) supports the design, collection, analysis, and dissemination of research and statistics on significant social issues. Federal and state governments, private firms, universities, institutes, and nonprofit organizations across the country utilize CSM’s expertise in survey methodology and knowledge of early child development, education, adult learning, health, and aging.

CSM's versatile team offers clients access to survey methodologists, sampling statisticians, psychometricians, application and database developers, and statisticians with experience in a variety of social and behavioral science fields.

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