Poll

<p>A systematic collection of <a href="/category/glossary/data">data</a> about opinions on issues taken by questioning a <a href="/category/glossary/sample">sample</a> of people taken from a <a href="/category/glossary/population">population</a> in order to determine the opinion <a href="/category/glossary/distribution">distribution</a> of the population.</p>
<p>Alternative: opinion poll</p>
<p>See: <a href="/category/glossary/survey">survey </a></p>
<p><strong>Curriculum achievement objectives references</strong><br />
Statistical investigation: Levels (5), (6), (7), (8)<br />
Statistical literacy: Levels 7, 8</p>