This third wave of research follows the extension of a rental e-scooter trial in Portsmouth. Portsmouth City Council, working with Solent Transport, is one of a number of local authorities taking part in a national trial of rental e-scooters. The survey aimed to understand experiences of and views on the rental e-scooter trial which has been running since March 2021.
A predominately quantitative online survey was launched on Monday 6 December 2021 and closed on Sunday 2 January 2022.
It was promoted through various marketing and communications channels to maximise consultation engagement:
- Social media
- PCC email marketing distribution lists
- Media release encouraging participation
- PCC website
In total the survey received 1,991 responses.
This volume of responses ensures a 95% confidence level with a margin of error of 2.19%, well within acceptable parameters.