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Not been studying the subject much I imagine.
The owners here differentiate between hybrids with very tiny batteries and plug in hybrids PHEV'S. your survey lumps them together or perhaps you simply do not know the subject. And BEV's with range extenters like the i3 rex are also relegated to others.
PHEV'S are bigger sellers than BEV currently, company cars and BIK I would think.
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I do 90% of my milage on electric so behaves mainly like a BEV but there is a petrol engine sulking under the bonnet.
 

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I reckon its a close call between production of Tesla Model 3's and production of surveys regards electric cars.

Since, AFAICS many of these students take the easy route with (1) internet survey and (2) via specialist forums like this one, rather than say forums on knitting, archery or stamp collecting, I can see someone doing a meta survey of surveys and coming up with a finding that "numerous studies show X,Y and Z are consistent regards BEVs" , without considering they are all surveying the same sub sub sub population of people who are interested in electric cars who join forums to discuss them who have a propensity to answer surveys.

How about you get out there and go interview people on the street, people at petrol stations, people at electric charge points, people at motorway service stations, etc? Maybe you'd even get extra credit for not going the same lazy assed way as most of your contemporaries by just chucking outa survey to the same population as everyone else ?

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I reckon its a close call between production of Tesla Model 3's and production of surveys regards electric cars.

Since, AFAICS many of these students take the easy route with (1) internet survey and (2) via specialist forums like this one, rather than say forums on knitting, archery or stamp collecting, I can see someone doing a meta survey of surveys and coming up with a finding that "numerous studies show X,Y and Z are consistent regards BEVs" , without considering they are all surveying the same sub sub sub population of people who are interested in electric cars who join forums to discuss them who have a propensity to answer surveys.

How about you get out there and go interview people on the street, people at petrol stations, people at electric charge points, people at motorway service stations, etc? Maybe you'd even get extra credit for not going the same lazy assed way as most of your contemporaries by just chucking outa survey to the same population as everyone else ?

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Thank you for your participation in the survey, just to let you know this is the descriptive part of my research design which means i have to conduct surveys as part of it as interviews and focus groups have already been conducted as part of the exploratory research, Instead of making clever ass comments without knowing anything you could have offered a thoughtful critique to help me do it better next . Thank you anyway though
 

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Thank you for your participation in the survey, just to let you know this is the descriptive part of my research design which means i have to conduct surveys as part of it as interviews and focus groups have already been conducted as part of the exploratory research, Instead of making clever ass comments without knowing anything you could have offered a thoughtful critique to help me do it better next . Thank you anyway though
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How about you get out there and go interview people on the street, people at petrol stations, people at electric charge points, people at motorway service stations, etc? Maybe you'd even get extra credit for not going the same lazy assed way as most of your contemporaries by just chucking outa survey to the same population as everyone else ?
Isn't a thoughtful critique that would not only provide better data but differentiate you from the rest of your peers who rely on statistically invalid internet surveys to gather their "data"
 

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That is piss poor.

OK, English may not be your first language, in which case you should get someone to review the grammar and use of language.

Frankly, as someone who has been involved in data acquisition and analysis I think the questions are terrible.

Many of the questions are ambiguous at best, others are repetitive or meaningless.

This survey is simplistic and makes no attempt to look at vehicle usage or economics which are both pretty significant for EV purchase decisions.

What university and course is this?

Also is this a 'shit, I need to get some data before June, I'd better slap some questions together sharpish' thing?
 

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It is getting a bit annoying how many of these surveys come this way - and why is it always about "what will make the thicko public buy an EV"; there is only one answer, a load more EVs on sale - and that isn't going to be altered one jot by these surveys - why don't these students risk life and limb and start ringing the CEO's of the manufacturers and ask them why we're not buying EVs !!!
 
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