What are 5 sampling techniques, and what are the advantages and disadvantages of each?

1 Answer
Jul 8, 2015


In fact sampling techniques are of two categories viz (i)Random Sampling Techniques and (ii) Nonrandom sampling techniques. Then there are the mixed sampling techniques.


Simple random sampling
Stratified Random Sampling
Systematic Random Sampling
Cluster Sampling
Quota Sampling and
Multistage sampling. the first one is the simplest form of Random Sampling
The Rest are Mixed Sampling devices. If further explanation is required ask individual questions.