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Sniffnoy comments on 2016 LessWrong Diaspora Survey Results - Less Wrong

32 Post author: ingres 14 May 2016 05:38PM

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Comment author: Sniffnoy 25 May 2016 12:49:07PM 1 point [-]

Question: Where in the data do we find the various write-in answers? Like for the blogs and such.

Comment author: ingres 25 May 2016 09:07:46PM *  1 point [-]

I'm going to add these as html/text files to the "Basic Results" section. Thanks for reminding me. In the mean time they're available in the public data release.

Comment author: Sniffnoy 27 May 2016 01:29:10PM 0 points [-]

I see, thanks!

Comment author: Houshalter 01 June 2016 07:28:22PM *  0 points [-]

All the columns that end with [other] or contain the text "WriteIn" are free response forms. Specifically these columns:

[1] "BirthSex.other." "Gender.other." "Country.other." "Race.other."
[5] "SexualOrientation.other." "RelationshipStyle.other." "LivingWith.other." "Profession.other."
[9] "EducationCredentials.other." "ReligionType.other." "FamilyReligion.other." "ReligiousBackground.other."
[13] "ReferredBy.other." "RokoKnowledgeSource.other." "PeakPhilWriteInOne" "PeakPhilWriteInTwo"
[17] "PeakCommWriteInOne" "PeakCommWriteInTwo" "NowPhilWriteInOne" "NowPhilWriteInTwo"
[21] "NowCIssueWriteInOne" "NowCIssueWriteInTwo" "PhilosophyWriteIn1" "PhilosophyWriteIn2"
[25] "PhilosophyWriteIn3" "CommunityWriteIn1" "CommunityWriteIn2" "CommunityWriteIn3"
[29] "ActiveMemberships.other." "BlogsReadWriteIn.SQ001." "BlogsReadWriteIn.SQ2." "BlogsReadWriteIn.SQ3."
[33] "BlogsReadWriteIn.SQ4." "ComplexAffiliation.other." "EndOfWorkConcerns.other." "XRiskType.other."

Just replace the periods with brackets.

EDIT: Now they are available in the above post.