The 2016 and 2017 Surveys of Consumer Payment Choice: Technical Appendix

Abstract: This document serves as the technical appendix to the 2016 and 2017 Surveys of Consumer Payment Choice administered by the Dornsife Center for Economic and Social Research (CESR). The Survey of Consumer Payment Choice (SCPC) is an annual study designed primarily to collect data on attitudes toward and use of various payment instruments by consumers over the age of 18 in the United States. The main report, which introduces the survey and discusses the principal economic results, is on our website at In this data report, we detail the technical aspects of the survey design, implementation, and analysis.

Keywords: survey design; sample selection; raking; survey cleaning; poststratification estimates;

JEL Classification: D12; D14; E4;

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Bibliographic Information

Provider: Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

Part of Series: Consumer Payments Research Data Reports

Publication Date: 2020-04-01

Number: 2018-4