You can export your survey results as a CSV (Comma Separated Value). CSV exports open in spreadsheet software programs, like Excel or Numbers. See example exports »
To export your survey results:
All Summary Data exports organize survey results by question. Depending on question type, the CSV export includes:
Make sure to select include open-ended responses when exporting to see answers from Comment Boxes, Textboxes, or questions where Other was an answer option or comment field. This will download additional spreadsheets for each open-ended response you have.
You'll notice the export comes with two file types: CSV and XLS. Both contain the same information. The difference is that CSVs are saved in plain text with fields separated by commas, while XLS files may contain rich text and separate fields by cells. Unless you know you need a CSV file, open the XLS files—they are typically easier for most people to use.
All Responses Data exports organize survey results by respondent. CSVs are saved in plain text with fields separated by commas.
In most cases, you can open a CSV by double-clicking it. This will open your default spreadsheet program.
In some cases, you may need to use the Text Import Wizard to help you open the file. Make sure to select Delimited, Comma, and Text in the prompts. Use the Text Import Wizard if: