Surveys are used extensively in psychology sociology and business as well as many other areas but they are becoming increasingly difficult to conduct some segments of the population are hard to sample some are hard to find others are hard to persuade to participate in surveys and still others are hard to interview. It is clear that surveying difficult to reach populations is a universal problem maranda 2004 statistics canada 2004 it is universal in several senses first some populations subgroups and individuals will always be hard to survey second there are diverse and complex reasons that populations and individuals are challenging. Hard to survey hts populations and the us decennial census 26th annual morris hansen lecture washington dc nancy bates senior researcher for survey methodology us census bureau. Representing the populations what general social surveys can learn from surveys among specific groups surveying cultural and linguistic minorities challenges to surveying immigrants ethnographic evaluations on coverage of hard to count minorities in us decennial censuses methodological and ethical issues arising in carrying out . Some populations are hard to survey because they are hard to find others because they are hard to sample and still others because they are hard to persuade to participate in surveys some are
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