Instrument is your source of income? Family
Instrument Used to Collect Data Survey of the Causes and Impacts of Unemployment in the Community of Moscow This assessment that I am currently conducting is to find out the causes and impacts of unemployment in the community of Moscow. This assessment will also aid in the completion of my Social Studies School Based Assessment which is 25% of my CXC grade. Please be advised that respondents’ identities are not revealed so they are expected to answer the questions as honestly as possible.
This is not a test so there is no right or wrong answers.Most of the questions are followed by options with a box, so respondents are expected to place a tick in the box for the answer of their choice. Copy of questionnaire: 1. Indicate your sex Male Female 2. To which ethnic group do you belong? African descent Chinese descent Indian Descent Mixed descent 3.
To which age group do you belong? 18 – 21 22 – 25 26 – 29 30 and over 7 4. How long have you been residing in the Moscow community? Under 1 year 1 – 4 years 5 – 8 years 9 years and over 5. What is your level of education? Primary Secondary Tertiary None of the above . What is your qualification? Skilled Professional Trained Unskilled 7. What do you think is the main cause of unemployment in the Moscow area? Lack of job opportunities Lack of the required skills Lack of education Residents’ location 8 8. What is the main effect of unemployment on person in the Moscow area? Abuse Separation Increase in crime and violence Poverty 9. How long have you been unemployed? Under 1 year 2-4 years 5-7years Over 7 years 10.
What is your source of income? Family member Gambling Robbery Begging 11. Is the income you are receiving sufficient?Yes No 12. Which of the following sex you believe is most likely to be unemployed in your area? Male Female 9 13. Why is the answer in the above so? 14. Does crime and violence in your area, have a direct relationship to unemployment? Yes No To some extent Not sure 15. If yes, how is crime and violence related to unemployment? 16.
Do you have a family of your own? Yes No 17. What effect does unemployment have on your family life? Separation Abandonment Neglect Abuse 10 18. How do you spend the day, due to the fact that you are unemployed? Do chores at homeLingering on the street corner Gambling Engage in criminal acts 19. Who do you think should be blamed for the level of unemployment in the Moscow community? The Member of Parliament for the area The Labour Minister Members of the community All of the above 20. What do you suggest the government implement in order to lower the level of unemployment in the Moscow area? 21. Do you think the provision of adequate jobs in th e Moscow area would cause an increase in the productivity of the residents? Agree Disagree Strongly Agree Strongly Disagree 11