AAPOR Committee and Task Force Reports

September 8, 2014  AAPOR releases the Survey Refusals Task Force Report: Current Knowledge and Considerations Regarding Survey Refusals

May 30, 2014 - AAPOR releases the Social Media and Public Opinion Research: Report of the AAPOR Task Force on Emerging Technologies in Public Opinion Research 

May 12, 2014 - AAPOR releases the Mobile Technologies for Conducting, Augmenting and Potentially Replacing Surveys: Report of the AAPOR Task Force on Emerging Technologies in Public Opinion Research 

September 2, 2013 - Read Polling and Democracy: Report of the AAPOR Task Force on Public Opinion and Leadership  Introduction I Download the PDF 

August 19, 2013  - Read the Summary of the AAPOR Report on Non-Probability Sampling

May 17, 2013 - Read the Report on Non-Probability Sampling (UPDATED June 22, 2013)

October 7, 2012 - Read the AAPOR Statement on Understanding a "credibility interval" 

October 28, 2010 - Read the 2010 Cell Phone Task Force Report online. Or download a PDF of the report.

March 24, 2010 - Read the Opt In Online Panel Task Force Report / POQ Publication 

May 16, 2009 - Read the Report to the AAPOR Standards Committeee on the status of Human Subjects Protection Training Requirements

March 30, 2009 - Read An Evaluation of the Methodology of the 2008 Pre-Election Primary Polls, presented by the Ad Hoc Committee on the 2008 Presidential Primary Polling

April, 2008 - Cell Phone Task Force Report - AAPOR Council established a volunteer Task Force to prepare a report on surveys of cell phone users in the United States. See full report or highlights.

January 1, 2008 - Read Pre-Election Polling in New Hampshire: What Went Wrong?