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Results from 11 question survey

The survey was available on the website from 21st October to 3rd December 1999, and more than 250 people answered.
A very pleasing number of viewers are very satisfied with the site, and about 95 % think they will visit the site again later. Only about 27 % of the visitors are female.

Thank you to everyone that participated, a new survey will be available in the autumn. All comments have been read, and many of them had very nice suggestions.

Detailed results

Here are the questions, and possible answer with the percent of people answering that. The sum may not always be 100 % due to rounding of numbers.

1. How did you find this site?

OptionPercent
Yahoo10%
other Search Engine25%
Link on some commercial/intranet web page16%
Link on some personal home-page3%
Remembered address (typed it in)3%
Bookmark or Favorite19%
Mentioned by a friend/colleague13%
Other / do not know/remember10%

2. What was the primary reason you went to/found this site today?

OptionPercent
Academic Research4%
Business Research8%
Just surfing around16%
Educational6%
Entertainment8%
Work/Business36%
Other22%

3. Have you visited this site before?

OptionPercent
No, I think this is the first time51%
Yes, but less than once every month14%
Yes, at least once every month14%
Yes, at least once every week14%
Yes, I use it every day6%
Yes, I use it several times a day1%

4. How would you rate the site and it's services?

OptionPercent
Excellent44%
Very good33%
Good17%
Mediocre4%
Poor0%
Terrible1%

5. Do you think you will visit www.timeanddate.com again?

OptionPercent
Yes, certainly78%
Probably, yes17%
Maybe3%
Probably not2%

6. What is your age?

OptionPercent
under 182%
18-249%
25-3424%
35-4417%
45-5422%
55-6413%
65-7410%
75 and over2%

7. What is your gender?

OptionPercent
Male73%
Female27%

8. What level of education have you completed? (select one)?

OptionPercent
No High School1%
Some High School7%
Graduated High School10%
Some College27%
Graduated College32%
Additional Graduate Degrees23%

9. What is your primary occupation?

OptionPercent
Senior Management6%
Other Management9%
Professional27%
Technical15%
Sales4%
Administrative8%
Other employed4%
Homemaker/full-time parent1%
Student/pupil8%

10. What is the size of your household?

OptionPercent
122%
238%
317%
4 or more23%

11. What is your total annual household income?

OptionPercent
under 15,000 USD4%
15,000 - 30,000 USD14%
30,000 - 45,000 USD22%
45,000 - 60,000 USD19%
60,000 - 75,000 USD12%
75,000 - 90,000 USD6%
90,000 - 100,000 USD8%
more than 100,000 USD15%

Comments?

There were many useful and nice comments, which will be used to improve the site during the next few months. Thank you to everyone that participated.