11.1 Factors Influencing Data Collection

Quebec prohibition referendum, 1919

When I first read the article, I thought about my own opinion which differs a lot in the opinion of people during the 1900s, because to me, alcohol and  alcohol usage is a common adult benefit and not so much a sin or radicalism.

After learning about influencing factors, I now think there was a use of language, Cultural Sensitivity and time and timing …because during the 1900’s, people weren’t as open to the idea of alcohol usage had an effected on the decision making and results of the votes.

In the future, when reading and interpreting survey data I will make sure I understand the question and think about the influencing factors.

 

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