Language differences and the family planning survey.

  title={Language differences and the family planning survey.},
  author={Deanna Lucas and Helen Ware},
  journal={Studies in family planning},
  volume={8 9},
Language is an important but often neglected source of non-sampling error in family planning surveys. This paper examines the problems of language usage and of translation, in KAP surveys in particular, using examples from African and other research experience. The authors emphasize that language pervades all stages of family planning surveys, pointing out… CONTINUE READING