Data Collection and Management

NORC experts collect data using multiple platforms and manage data of varying volumes and complexity. From our earliest studies through today, we have created and applied new methods and technologies to collect and manage data.


Representative Projects

2010 Census Integrated Communications Program Evaluation. NORC was selected to conduct a rigorous and independent evaluation of the communications campaign for the 2010 Census to assess the campaign's success and help preparations for the 2020 Census.​​ More

Benchmark Tracking Survey. The purpose of the 2012 Network for a Healthy California Benchmark Survey is to assess the ongoing effectiveness of select advertising and non-advertising communications that comprise the Network's Champions for Change campaign. The campaign promotes healthy food consumption and access among low-income mothers. More

Capital Needs of Small Rural Hospitals. To gain insights into the capital needs of small rural hospitals and the hospitals access to capital, a survey was mailed to administrators of 950 rural hospitals with under 50 beds.  More

Men’s Assessment of Social Support and Risk Networks. The goal of the Men’s Assessment of Social Support and Risk Networks was to pilot test recruitment procedures and questionnaires to assess the influence of social networks and norms and beliefs of a racially and ethnically diverse sample of men who have sex with men (MSM) on their sex and sex-drug risk and risk reduction practices.   More

National Children's Study (NCS) Vanguard Study. In response to the Children’s Health Act of 2000, the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) commissioned the National Children’s Study (NCS) Vanguard Study to prepare for a large-scale, national study of the effects of the environment on the growth, development, and health of children across the United States.​ More

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