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Convenience & Self-Selected Samples

Convenience & Self-Selected Samples

Author: Ryan Backman

This lesson will explain two types of samples: convenience and self-selected samples.

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  • Representative Sample

    A sample that accurately reflects the population.

  • Convenience Sample

    A sample that is easily obtained. It is often not representative of the population.

  • Self-Selected (Voluntary Response) Sample

    A sample that the participants choose to be a part of.