RESPONSE RATE By N., Sam M.S. - 17 Measure of the amount of responses which take place during a particular time period. Also known as: response frequency. RESPONSE RATE: "The response rate for the study was very low." Related Psychology Terms ADOLESCENCE (Theories) Discrimination and Mental Illness in the LGBT Population HEARING A Comparison of Maternal and Paternal Filicide RORSCHACH TEST Comparison of Assessment Tools REACTION TIME (Response Latency) BRAIN WAVES (Electroencephalogram, EEG) Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development Evaluation of a Qualitative Study Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "RESPONSE RATE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/response-rate/ (accessed December 4, 2021).