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June 18, 2009

the Balance of Luzon. No list of names was provided to prompt the respondents. Survey Background The First Quarter of 2009 Social Weather Survey was conducted over February 20-23. Escudero. Miriam Defensor-Santiago.htm Date: March 30. and Mindanao (sampling error margins of ±3% for national percentages and ±6% for area percentages). "Sa ilalim ng kasalukuyang Konstitusyon. The survey question asked was.sws. fielded over February 20-23.First Quarter 2009 Social Weather Survey: Noli De Castro. Roxas by 5 points. ang termino ni Pang. Panfilo Lacson (14%). Arroyo ay hanggang sa taong 2010 lamang at magkakaroon ng halalan para sa pagka-pangulo sa Mayo 10. Arroyo bilang Presidente? Maaari po kayong magbanggit ng hanggang tatlong They were followed by Sen. Makati Mayor Jejomar Binay. Villar. 2010.. while about 1 percent mentioned Sen." To that question 27% named Vice-President De Castro. Loren Legarda. Mar Roxas (15%). Compared to December 2008. Escudero are the people's top recommended for Sen.200 adults divided into random samples of 300 each in Metro Manila. Visayas. and former Pres. Jinggoy Estrada. Ramon Revilla. for Sen. and for former successors to President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo in President Estrada by 2 points. Sen. Senator Manny Villar. Sen. 2009 . Escudero by 4 points. Sen. de Castro by 4 points. Legarda. The area estimates were weighted by National Statistics Office medium-population projections for 2009 to obtain the national estimates. and now Senator Francis Sen. Manny Villar. 2009 using face-to-face interviews of 1. Legarda by 3 points. and 23% named Sen. 2010. The mentions went down for Vice-Pres. with first printing rights assigned toBusinessWorld. and 7% had no one to recommend. Villar by 1 point. for Sen. Joseph Estrada (13%). Santiago by 3 points. Francis Pangilinan. Source of Article: http://www. but is done on SWS's own initiative and released as a public service. according to the First Quarter 2009 Social Weather Survey. the mentions rose for Senator Loren Legarda. The question wording has been exactly the same in the past six quarterly surveys shown in Table 1. Arroyo is not commissioned. Sen. Sinu-sino sa palagay ninyo ang mga magagaling na lider na dapat pumalit kay Pang. and MMDA Chairperson Bayani Fernando. Thirteen percent could not give an answer. Richard Gordon. 25% named 2009. 26% named Sen. and for Sen. The survey found 4% mentioning Sen. Jr. The survey item on the recommended leaders to succeed Pres. and now Chiz Escudero are the people's top recommendees for 2010 Social Weather Stations Vice-President Noli De Castro.

Answer: Descriptive Statistics. because it is a face-to-face interview wherein you may be able to predict whether that person is saying what he really thinks on that particular subject that is being surveyed. Ordinal Level of Measurement. how could it be defined? Answer: Yes. Does the article state the sample size and how the sample was obtained? If so. Explain in your own words what procedure (survey comparison of groups. f. c. suggest a way it could be obtained. Answer: Personal interview survey. d. it was obtained through random sampling method. page 27 a. Does the article define the population? If so. What level of measurement was used to obtain the data from the variables? Answer: Quantitative Variables. etc. how is it defined? If not. determine the size of the sample and explain how it was selected. Is this study descriptive or inferential? Explain your answer. b. .#15. Arroyo in 2010. because the conclusion is derived from the survey conducted by the Social Weather Stations that is based on the opinions of the respondents. Answer: Yes. What are the variables used in the study? In your opinion. Do you agree or disagree with the conclusions? State your reasons. because the table shown consisted of a collection of data about the best leader to succeed President Arroyo in the 2010 elections.) might have been used to determine the study s conclusions. it did state the sample size and how it was obtained. the article does define the population through the percentage of the number of people who answered to that question the best leader to succeed Pres. e. If not. Answer: Yes.