Horizontal Radio Button

Horizontal radio button questions are similar to the previously mentioned radio buttons, except that all answer options are displayed horizontally, not vertically, below the question.

Best used when:

  • There are only a few answer choices
  • Only one answer will be selected


  • Conserves space
  • Increases response rates


  • Yields only close-ended data
  • No ranking or rating data
  • Respondent chooses only one answer
  • Displays only a few answer options
Horizontal Radio Button