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An Introduction to Panel Surveys in Transportation Studies

1. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

This report is a general introduction to the use of panel designs in surveys of travel behavior. It has four main objectives:

The report contains a number of recommendations concerning the conduct and use of panel designs in travel surveys. They are summarized below.

GUIDELINES FOR CONSIDERING A PANEL DESIGN

Consider using a panel design whenever the purpose of the travel survey is:

GUIDELINES FOR DESIGNING AND CONDUCTING A PANEL SURVEY

Updated: 03/28/2014
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