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Consumer Expenditure Surveys

Post Interview for Field Representatives

The Post Interview for Field Representatives section provides the standard interview closing remarks and collects information about the use of records during the diary survey process.

This concludes the interview. Thank you for your patience, and for taking the time to answer our questions.

Let me remind you that the information you provide is very valuable because it is used to update the Consumer Price Index, which is one of our nation's leading economic indicators.
Thank you for your time. You've been very helpful.

* NOTE: Inform the respondent that a supervisor may call them to conduct re-interview.
Explain re-interview as needed.

  1. Enter 1 to Continue

* How did you collect MOST of the data for this case?

(Include follow-ups)
  1. By Personal visit
  2. By Phone

* Was the information booklet used during the interview?

  1. Yes
  2. No



Did the respondent give you receipts to transcribe?

  1. Yes
  2. No

Of the total entries in the diary, how many were made by you using the receipts?

  1. All of the entries
  2. A majority of the entries
  3. About half of the entries
  4. Some of the entries
  5. None

* Specify

[enter text] _____________

End of Post Interview for Field Representatives Section

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Last Modified Date: January 13, 2009