For Research Participants

1. What kind of research does RySense do?

We systematically collect and interpret information using statistical and analytical methods and techniques of the applied social sciences. The research areas we focus on include social trends and public opinion.

2. How do you choose/identify people to participate in the research?

Our research participants are randomly selected from the population and asked to voluntarily participate in the research if they meet the profile of interest for that study.

3. My number is in the Do Not Call (DNC) registry. Why are you still calling me?

The DNC registry is meant for telemarketing calls or commercial messages. Our work is not covered under this as it is meant for research purposes only.

For more information on the DNC registry, you may wish to visit the Personal Data Protection Commission’s website at

4. Do you collect personal data from respondents?

In the course of our research, we may collect personal data from respondents for purposes such as contacting them, ensuring they qualify for specific studies and analysis. For more details on what kinds of personal data we collect, the purposes of collection and how we protect respondents’ data, please refer to our Data Privacy Policy.

General Health and Safety Measures

Door-to-door/Household Surveys

1. Do you have measures in place for the health and safety of respondents?

For the health and safety of both our interviewers and respondents, our interviewers are encouraged to wear masks when conducting surveys. Self-disinfecting coating is also applied to the iPads that interviewers use during the interview.