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May I know the difference between cross-sectional and longitudinal studies?

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Ko Chi Yan
16 October 2020
May I know the difference between cross-sectional and longitudinal studies?

May I know the difference between cross-sectional and longitudinal studies?

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Him Fung
16 October 2020

You are most welcome ^^

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Ko Chi Yan
16 October 2020

Thanks for the information!

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Him Fung
16 October 2020

I think the main difference is that a cross-sectional study compares different groups at a single point in time and a longitudinal study compares the same sample across a period.

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