In 1996, the General Social Survey (which uses a method similar to simple random sampling) asked, “On the whole, do you think it should be the government’s responsibility to provide decent housing for those who can’t afford it?” For this question, 240 people said that it definitely should out of 1572 randomly selected people. The General Social survey randomly selects adults living in the US. Someone wanted to compute a 95% confidence interval for p.
What is the parameter?
Group of answer choices