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respondent

Law a person against whom a petition, esp in a divorce suit, or appeal is brought
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respondent

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informant

any person replying to a social survey QUESTIONNAIRE or who answers questions in a social science INTERVIEW.
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* 50.1% of respondents expressed fear for their lives under the present circumstances.
For 14.2 per cent respondents, the economy would be stronger rising inflation but low interest rate.
The frequency distribution of status of the respondents is presented that (102) 68% of population studied were male and only (48) 32% of total were female, who use library for different purposes.
The court directed AJK Public Service Commission to consider the petitioner's merit against the post of Lecturer in Chemistry by excluding the private respondent.
The largest share of respondents, at 31 percent, stated an income of $24,999 or less, while 30 percent stated incomes of $25,000 to $49,999.
It also showed that 44.2 per cent of the respondents would vote for a political party that could protect religion, race and country.
For survey a questionnaire was designed and 95 permanent faculty members were selected as respondents while for in-depth interviews 8 permanent faculty members were selected as respondents.
Even it is very much difficult to find good and serious respondents in various universities because no one is ready to give their valuable few minutes.
The study has realized its objectives as the socio economic profile of respondents and behavior of family members towards them and how it is affected the role of aged people in decision making within families.
Senator Grace Poe was picked by most of the respondents of the Social Weather Stations-Bilang Pilipino mobile survey as the winner of the second presidential debate held in Cebu City last Sunday.
Forty eight of UAE respondents have a very positive outlook on the future of the UAE economy, according to the most recent Bayt.com Middle East and North Africa Consumer Confidence Index survey, which was conducted by Bayt.com