Survey data is collected from each participant once annually; participants may submit their survey data to the web site at any time during the year.
The following calendar shows the upcoming data collection periods and due dates for the survey. It takes approximately three months to process, audit and validate the survey data before the updated survey results are posted to the web site.
|Survey Year||Data Collection Period||Survey Results Updated||Access to Survey Results|
|2016||October 1, 2016 through December 31, 2016||April 2017||Immediate1|
|2017||January 1, 2017 through March 31, 2017||July 2017||Immediate1|
|2017||April 1, 2017 through June 30, 2017||October 2017||Immediate1|
|2017||July 1, 2017 through September 30, 2017||January 2018||Immediate1|
|2017||October 1, 2017 through December 31, 2017||April 2018||Immediate1|
|2018||January 1, 2018 through March 31, 2018||July 2018||Immediate1|
|2018||April 1, 2018 through June 30, 2018||October 2018||Immediate1|
1Once a participant has signed up, submitted data to the survey and paid their annual subscription fee, they may immediately access results which are comprised of data collected in prior quarters of the survey.