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The problem of identifying persons with disabilities – the importance of questionnaire design/ Трудности определения лиц с инвалидностью – важность структуры анкеты
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Slides from a presentation given by Angela Me, formerly of UNECE, at a training workshop on Disability statistics for SPECA countries (full papers and presentations from the rest of the workshop can be found at

The presentation focuses on the challenge of how to measure a wider experience of disability through a limited number of questions. It discusses the nature of this challenge, considers a number of issues that need to be taken into account, and explores what constitutes a good survey instrument (validity, accuracy, reliability, precision). Some specific examples are given and the importance of context and data collection mode are considered.

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Demographic and Social Statistics 

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