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Convenience & Self-Selected Samples

Convenience & Self-Selected Samples

Author: Isaiah Steinke

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

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Terms to Know
Convenience Sample

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

Representative Sample

A sample that accurately reflects the population.

Self-Selected (Voluntary Response) Sample

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