Advantages & Disadvantages of Sampling Method of Data Collection

Tue, 06/25/2013 - 03:32 -- Umar Farooq

Following are the advantages and disadvantages of sampling method of data collection.

Advantages of Sampling Method

  1. Reduce Cost. It is cheaper to collect data from a part of the whole population and is economically in advance.
  2. Greater Speed. Sampling gives more time to researcher for data collection, so it is quickly and has a lot of time for collection of inflammation.
  3. Detailed Information. Investigator during studying a small universe provides a detail and comprehensive information’s.
  4. Practical Method. Sampling is the only practical method when the population is infinite.
  5. Much Easier. it is much easier to collect information from many individuals in a universe.

Disadvantages of Sampling Method

  1. Careful sampling selection is difficult.
  2. Experts are required for careful study of the universe.
  3. If the information’s is required for each and every unit in the study, then it is difficult to interview each and every person in sampling method.

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