Training on Data Processing using Census and Survey Processing System (CSPro) - Versed Professional Services | Educartis

Nairobi
5 days
Course
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Course Overview

INTRODUCTION
The data processing is responsible for manual editing and coding of questionnaires, data entry, computer editing and tabulation of products like the population database for all Surveys and Censuses. The data processing division has established its editing, coding and data entry in different spaces of place. The Census and Survey Processing System (CSPro) is a tool for entering, editing, tabulating and disseminating data from surveys and censuses. This training is very practical consisting of demonstrations, practical exercises and tests.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
This is an introductory course aimed at researchers, demographers, data managers, data processing coordinators/supervisors/ data entry orperators and others who are considering using CSPro to implement survey data managemen systems. No previous experince of CSPro

DURATION
5 days

COURSE OBJECTIVES
Participants will learn;
How to create the data dictionary, data entry screen and how to program checks and skips.
How data is stored in the system
Add, modify, verify and view cases (questionnaires).
Identify and report structure, value, and consistency errors in questionnaire data.
Produce tables
Define simple or complex hierarchical file organization.
Define hierarchical levels, identification items, records, items (fields or variables), value sets (categories of values), and values.
Export selected data variables to delimited (tab, comma, semicolon), SAS, SPSS, Stata, R, or CSPro formatted data files.

TOPICS TO BE COVERED
Module 1: Introduction
Flow chart of Data Processing
Data Processing and Data Collection
Field Operations
Data editing and coding
Data entry and Cleaning
Introduction to CSPro
Installation of CSpro
CSPro General Concepts
CSPro capabilities
CSPro applications

Module 2: Data Dictionary
Introduction to Data Dictionary
Dictionary concepts and Fundamentals
Creating Dictionary
Identification Items
Adding and Naming Dictionary Elements
Levels, Records (adding and Modifying)
Item/Item Representations/Sub items
Value Set/Special Values
Modifying the Dictionary elements
Document dictionary Items
Relative and absolute positioning
Adding and modifying relations
Modifying Item Lengths and Dictionary Macros

Module 3: Data Entry Forms
Creating Data entry Apllication
Generating Data Entry Forms
Data entry Tree
Running Data Enry Application
Changing data entry Characteristics
Data Entry Editing
Computer-Assisted Personal Interviewing(CAPI) data Entry

Module 4: Introduction to Batch Applications and Data Entry Operation
Introduction to Batch Applications
Batch Editing
Planning a Data Entry Operation
Operator and System Controlled Modes
Operator-Controlled Mode
System-Controlled Mode
Skips

Module 5: Tabulation and Data Export to other formats
Tabulation Applications
Selecting a Tabulation Application to Run
Defining File Associations
Table viewer
Formating tables
Export selected data variables to other formats (SPSS, Stata, Excel etc.)

CUSTOMIZED TRAINING
This training can also be customized for your institution upon request. You can have it delivered your preferred location.

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How This Course Will Benefit Your Career

Participants will learn;How to create the data dictionary, data entry screen and how to program checks and skips.How data is stored in the systemAdd, modify, verify and view cases (questionnaires).Identify and report structure, value, and consistency errors in questionnaire data.Produce tablesDefine simple or complex hierarchical file organization.Define hierarchical levels, identification items, records, items (fields or variables), value sets (categories of values), and values.Export selected data variables to delimited (tab, comma, semicolon), SAS, SPSS, Stata, R, or CSPro formatted data files.
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