Dear Questionnaire Respondent,
Thank you very much for agreeing to participate in this research. This questionnaire is part of the Doctor of Philosophy Program, Burapha University, Thailand. The objective of this questionnaire is to examine the retirement village characteristics that influenced the purchasing decisions of the older Australians, and to explore the migration factors influencing the decision to move to and retire in Thailand among older Australians. The results are expected to understand the characteristics of retirement villages, factors affecting migration decisions, and the demographic characteristics of older Australians. To be used by real estate entrepreneurs, government sector and related government agencies and to be used as a guide to plan the long-stay tourism models management for the elderly foreigners who come to live in Thailand, including an increase in competitiveness, tourism promotion, and the sustainable tourism marketing. In addition, the results can be linked to, and applicable to, the real estate industry or similar service businesses.
Your answers will be kept completely confidential. You are not required to provide your name and any identifying information in the questionnaire. Because the data will be gathered for statistical purpose, respondents kindly answer truthfully and complete all the questions. Your cooperation is greatly appreciated.
Burapha University, Thailand