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 1. Top Page
Fig. 1 shows the SRDQ top page. The "Social Research Data That Can Be Analyzed" box at the bottom left of the page shows a list of the data that can be analyzed from the browser. There are " Overview" and "Analysis" of the research pages for each of the researches. The "Searching for Questions and Response Categories" at the center of the page is used to search the research forms in the database for questions or response categories. Below that box is a "List of Social Research" box; clicking that box displays a list of the researches that can be used in the question/response categories searches.

This page describes how to use the "Overview" of the research, "Searching for Questions and Response Categories" and "List of Social Research" pages.

Fig. 1   Top Page
 2. Overview of the Research
Fig. 2 shows an example of a "Overview" of the research page.

Fig. 2   Overview of the Research
The top of this page shows the basic information about the research. This information includes the title of the research, representative of the research, name of the groups collaborating on the research, sampling procedure, sampling frame, mode of data collection, interviewers, year and month when the research was started, area of population, gender of population, upper and lower age limits of population, sample size, number of completed responses, response rate and papers/reports related to the research. These data items are managed using a database. If a research does not include an item, for example, if there is no research group, the corresponding item title is not displayed on this page.

The bottom of this page is used to implement a question/response categories search. A search conducted from this page limits to only the displayed research. Three types of searches can be performed "Search for Questions and Response Categories", "Search for Questions Only" and "Search for Response Categories Only". Boolean AND and OR conditions can also be used in the search. The methods available for displaying the search results are the same as the methods available for displaying the results of searches of all of the researches in the database. An explanation of this method is provided below.
 3. Question Searches
Fig. 3 shows the results of a search conducted by entering "work" in the search fields of the top page, the "Search for Questions and Response Categories" and "AND Search" options left unchanged (selected), and then clicking the "Submit" button.

Fig. 3   Search Results
A search is conducted that includes all of the questionnaires in the database; the displayed results show the number of matches, the questions matching the conditions, and the titles of the researches containing the matching questions and those question numbers. The words corresponding to the search words are shown in red. Clicking the research title (in the example at the very top, "Social Stratification and Mobility (SSM95 A)") in the line immediately following the matching question brings up an overview of the research like the one shown in Fig. 2. Clicking the question number (in the example at the top, "Q3") brings up the type of page shown in Fig. 4.
Fig. 4   List of Questions
The corresponding question (Q4) is displayed in red. Following questions in the same questionaire can also be displayed. Scrolling the screen up displays Q3 and preceding questions. The web site has been designed so that from this page, it is also possible to view all of the questions in the corresponding research (in this example, "Social Stratifivcation and Mobility (SSM95 A)").
 4. List of Social Researches
From the Top Page (Fig. 1), clicking "List of Recorded Social Researches" (located at the bottom of the page) brings up the "List of Social Researches" page shown in Fig. 5.

Fig. 5   List of Recorded Researche
From this page, clicking each of the research titles brings up the page of Overview of the research shown in Fig. 2. And Clicking "Analysis" displays the "Dataset Analysis" page.