IBM SPSS Complex Samples

IBM® SPSS® Complex Samples helps :

  • Incorporate sample design into survey analysis for more accurate results.
  • Retain survey planning parameters for future use to speed analysis and increase efficiency.
  • Manage complex survey data for thorough, detailed analysis.
  • Use an intuitive interface and helpful wizards to analyze data and interpret survey results faster.

SPSS Complex Samples Screenshots

Analysis plan wizard
To analyze sample data, use an analysis design created by the Analysis Plan Wizard as input into the Complex Sample Descriptives or Complex Sample Tabulate.


General linear models
Build linear regression and analysis of variance models to predict numerical outcomes while taking the sample design into account.
The procedure estimates variances by taking into account the sample design used to select the sample, including equal probability and PPS methods, and WR and WOR sampling procedures.