RTC/OM HCBS Measurement Education Modules

Simple Random Sampling

  • All members of the target population have an equal chance of being selected for measurement
    • Example: Randomly selecting 1000 individuals (sample) to participate in an evaluation from a list of all people receiving HCBS in a state (target population). 
Infographic illustrating what a simple random sample looks like. There is a  large group of people on the left. On the right are 9 random people selected from the larger group.