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Title Unplanned use of mobile devices in a probabilistic online panel survey: Patterns of use and implications for nonresponse and attrition
Year 2015
Access date 17.07.2015

We investigate the effects of unplanned mobile response in an online panel survey optimized for computers only. We focus on nonresponse and the analysis is based on the first six waves of the GESIS Panel ( The rate of unplanned mobile response, in Germany, and the pattern of device use along the six waves, is investigated. Secondly, the relationship between personal characteristics and propensity to use mobile devices along a panel survey is analysed. Finally, we test whether unplanned mobile response is related to a higher risk of breaking off and attrition.

Year of publication2015
Bibliographic typeConferences, workshops, tutorials, presentations