2014 Projects

2014/2015 County BRFSS Surveys

Client: Arkansas Department of Health
Start Date: 9/2014 | End Date: 12/2015
Mode: Telephone

[Counties Surveyed: Washington, Benton, Faulkner, Bradley, Lafayette, Baxter, and Montgomery]
A survey of approximately 800 Arkansas residents in each of the selected Arkansas counties. This survey implemented the CDC/BRFSS core health questions and selected modules.

2014 UALR Racial Attitudes Survey of Pulaski County

Client: UALR Chancellor’s Office
Start Date: 10/2014 | End Date: 12/2014
Mode: Telephone

This is the twelfth annual survey conducted on landline and cellphone with approximately 1,900 Pulaski County residents to determine their perceptions and opinions regarding race, their family and their community.

2014 Workforce Services Satisfaction Surveys
Client: Arkansas Department of Workforce Services
Start Date: 6/10/2014 | End Date: 10/1/2014

Mode: Telephone & Web
Web-based and phone surveys of Arkansas employers and individuals who received services from the Arkansas Department of Workforce Services over the past year. The purpose of this study is to measure the levels of client satisfaction with selected DWS programs.

2014 Arkansas Driver Survey
Client: Arkansas State Police
Start Date: 6/3/2014 | End Date: 7/9/2014

Mode: Telephone
This is a survey of approximately 500 Arkansas-licensed motorists in order to gather information about their driving practices, knowledge of seat belt rules, and awareness of a public service campaign.

2014 Cornell University Work-Life Balance Survey
Client: The Cornell University Employment & Disability Institute
Start Date: 5/2014| End Date: 7/2014
Mode: Web & Phone Survey

Web and phone survey of approximately 1,000 individuals to obtain information regarding balancing work and life with disabilities or chronic health conditions.

2014 AGFC Snow Goose Survey
Client: Arkansas Game & Fish Commission
Start Date: 5/2014 | End Date:
Mode: Mail
This is a survey of approximately 800 licensed 2013/14 light goose hunters to determine the success of the Light Goose Conservation Order.

2014 Substance Abuse Treatment Providers Survey
Client: Arkansas Department of Health
Start Date: 1/2014| End Date: 3/2014
Mode: Field Survey

This study entails a self-administered paper survey conducted with Arkansas substance abuse treatment providers (approximately 100+ clinicians and administrators). The purpose of the survey is to allow the Arkansas Department of Health better understand how to adapt evidence-based tobacco cessation interventions to meet the unique physiological, psychological, and social challenges facing persons with substance abuse issues by asking questions about tobacco attitudes and behaviors, resources and infrastructure, and influences on smoking behavior.

2014 College-Bound Students & Parents Survey
Client: UALR
Start Date: 1/2014| End Date: 3/2014
Mode: Telephone

This project entails a telephone survey of approximately 1,200 students and 1,100 parents of students who are currently High School Juniors or Seniors in a four county area (Pulaski, Saline, Faulkner & Lonoke) and have taken the ACT exam in the past year. The SRC conducted the same survey in 2008. This project will enable the SRC to compare current perceptions and attitudes with those of 2008 regarding UALR, UCA, and Pulaski Tech as options for college attendance.

2014 University District Neighborhood Survey
Client: South University Avenue Neighborhood Project
Start Date: 1/2014| End Date: 4/2014
Mode: Telephone

This is a telephone survey of adults living in communities near the main UALR campus. The goal of the survey is to gain a better understanding of the attitudes and opinions of people living in the University District concerning community issues.

Arkansas Tobacco Quitline Evaluation Survey
Client: Arkansas Department of Health
Start Date: 10/1/2008 | End Date: n/a – ongoing
Mode: Telephone & Web

This is an ongoing survey conducted as a four and seven month follow-up evaluation for individuals who have enrolled in the Arkansas Tobacco Quitline program.