The feasibility of a street-intercept survey method in an African-American community.

  title={The feasibility of a street-intercept survey method in an African-American community.},
  author={Kevin W. Miller and Lora B. Wilder and Frances A. Stillman and D.M. Becker},
  journal={American journal of public health},
  volume={87 4},
OBJECTIVES This study evaluates the feasibility of a nonquota, street-intercept survey method that utilized random selection of interview sites. METHODS The street-intercept survey was compared with a random digit-dial telephone survey conducted in the same catchment area among African-American adults aged 18 or older. RESULTS The street-intercept survey's response rate was 80.2%; residence rate, 85.3%; interview completion rate, 97.9%; interference rate, 4.0%; and yield rate, 2.5… 
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