Combining research methods in a study of the UK’s unmet needs

Published: July 2008 Publication Type: Publication

Authors: Beth Watts, Dan Vale

The complexity of trying to understand and examine social needs in society has highlighted the fact that a mixed methods approach to research is needed, combining quantitative and qualitative research methods.

The Mapping Needs programme explored and shed light to social needs, and this paper outlines the research methods used for the study.

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