Term Definition
Latent class analysis (LCA)

Latent Class Analysis (LCA) is a subset of structural equation modeling, used to find groups or subtypes of cases in multivariate categorical data. These subtypes are called "latent classes"

Synonyms - latent class analysis, LCA
A procedure used in area probability sample designs to create a complete list of all elements or cluster of elements within a specific set of geographic boundaries.
Loaded questions/words

Questions that are worded in such a way that invite respondents to respond in a particular way.

Synonyms - Loaded
Longitudinal study

A study where elements are repeatedly measured over time.

Synonyms - longitudinal