Data Collection and Analysis
Eltham Masterplan Survey
Client: Nillumbik Shire, Victoria
Date: February 2013
Phillip Boyle & Associates undertook a survey on behalf of the Nillumbik Shire, conducting interviews with residents, visitors and traders over several days in multiple locations around the Eltham Activity Centre. The survey was to support Nillumbik Shire’s development plans for Eltham.
Questions in the survey covered information relating to preferred activities and locations for these activities.
Survey Type: Intercept questionnaire
Survey Approach: Purpose-built iPad database with forms, developed by Phillip Boyle & Associates
Outputs provided to Nillumbik Shire included:
- Summary report, detailing findings from questionnaires
- Comprehensive database of survey responses.
The key challenge was to ensure that sufficient data was collected, and that the data was provided in a consistent and robust format to enable effective service and activity planning.