Rejected by a survey

Most surveys require participants that are part of a certain target group, and there are usually quotas for certain categories of participants, for instance based on age and region. That’s why the first part of a survey will usually consist of a series of questions used to determine whether you may participate or not. Sometimes this part of the questionnaire may be quite long.

In case you were rejected right at the beginning of the survey, it’s possible you were blocked by a security system in the survey that’s trying to prevent the same people from participating in the survey more than once. More about this…