A social questionnaire can be defined as a set of questions aiming to gather information pertaining to a specific social issue or aspect.  These kinds of questionnaires can be a mixture of open and closes ended questions which can help in gathering accurate and relevant information. For example, following is a social questionnaire focusing on gathering parents’ feedback regarding homework of their children.

Sample Social Questionnaire Example:

Name of the student __________

Age _____________

Class in which the student is studying _________   Name of the school ___________

Name of the guardian __________

Age _________ Occupation __________

Email address ___________       Phone number ___________

Q1. Do you feel that homework is an important part of a child’s education?

  • Extremely important
  • Very important
  • Moderately important
  • Slightly important
  • Not at all important

Q2. How often does your child needs your help to complete his homework?

  • Regularly
  • Quite often
  • Sometimes
  • Not at all

Q3. Do you believe that a child should not be overburdened with homework?

  • Yes
  • No

Q4. Do you believe that children should be motivated for more physical and interactive activities instead of assigning homework?

  • Yes
  • No
  • To some extent

Q5.  What according to you is the worst thing regarding the homework policy of schools?


Q6. What according to you is the best thing regarding the homework policy of schools?


Q7. What suggestions would you like to make in order to improve the current homework policy of schools?