Hey guys wondering if you can do me a huge favour and help with my dissertation by completing the below questionnaire. You can either copy and paste into a word document and email it to me at firstname.lastname@example.org, PM me, or copy and paste and answer in this thread. Any discussion on the topic would also be welcome. Thanks Music Downloading Questionnaire Instructions for completing- please highlight or underline your answers or fill in the text box. Personal Info Sex- male female Age group- 16-20 21-25 26-30 31-35 36-40 over 40 Employment status- full time part time Student Unemployed Other(please specify) Section A- Music Consumption 1. What is your main way of obtaining music? Buying CD’s Borrowing CD’s from friends Downloading Streaming from websites such as Myspace Other (please specify) 2. If you download music do you pay for the music you download? Yes No Sometimes If you answered yes to the above section please complete section B. If you answered no please goes to Section C. If you answered sometimes please explain what factors make you pay for music sometimes but not every time. Section B- Legal Downloads 1. How much do you spend on music per month? Less than 5 5-10 11-20 21-30 over 30 2. Do you download single tracks, whole albums or both? Single tracks Albums Both 3. How many songs or albums do you download per month? (insert number here) albums (insert number here) songs 4. Where do you download music from? iTunes MSN Music HMV digital Other(Please specify) 5. Have you ever used a subscription service where you pay a monthly fee for unlimited music? Yes No Please go to Section D. Section C-Illegal Downloads 1. Do you download single tracks, whole albums or both? Single tracks Albums Both 2. How many songs or albums do you download per month? (insert number here) albums (insert number here) songs 3. Where do you download music from? Limewire Torrent sites Other(Please specify) 4. How did you find out about these websites? Through a friend or family member Searching online Other(please specify) 5. Why do you not pay for music? 6. Do you ever worry about getting caught for illegally downloading music? Yes No 7. If you answered yes why do you still do it? 8. If you answered no why don’t you worry about it? 9. Have you ever uploaded music onto a file sharing website? Yes No 10. One of the ways record companies are trying to tackle the problem of illegal downloads is by introducing subscription services where you pay a monthly fee for unlimited music. Is this something you would consider using? Yes No 11. What would be an acceptable price for this service? 5 10 15 other(please specify) Section D 1. Do you feel you consume more music since you started downloading than you did in the past? Yes No About the same 2. Do you still purchase CD’s and if you do where do you purchase them from? Yes from a record store Yes from a supermarket Yes I buy them online No I don’t buy CD’s End of Questionnaire, Thanks for completing!