Is Participatory Democracy a Lottery? A few thoughts on Stratified Random Sampling. | Bang The Table | stakeholder engagement | Scoop.it

This post is a long time coming. Ever since we got into the business of providing open access online forums for community engagement, I have been confronted with the comment that the results are not “representative” and by inference, not quite valid. There is a growing mood within the world of community engagement to adopt Stratified Random Sampling (SRS) as a component (sometimes the dominant component) of a community engagement strategy.

 

 


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