The NCVS annually samples more than 42,000 _________ and 78,000 individuals age 12 or older in order to estimate crime victimization.
The UCR expresses data as raw figures, crime rates, and changes in the number and rate over time. How are crime rates expressed in the UCR?
A)rates per 1,000 total U.S. population
B)rates per 10,000 total U.S. population
C)rates per 100,000 total U.S. population
D)rates per 1,000,000 total U.S. population
Survey research involves _____ - the process of selecting for study a limited number of subjects who are representative of entire groups sharing similar characteristics, called the population.
While self-report studies can be used to examine the offense history of prison inmates and drug users, most self-report studies have focused on: