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Study Report

Study Number: LA-163-022-1-1-United States-ROPER-2004

Subject Area: Public Opinion on Political Matters, Political Participation

Bibliographic Citation: Gallup/CNN/USA Today poll # 2004-40: national pre-election [October 29-31, 2004].  [machine-readable data file] / Gallup Organization  [principal investigator(s)] / Storrs, CT: Roper Center for Public Opinion Research  [distributor].

Originating Archive Number: USAIPOCNUS2004-40

Date Accessioned: 7/13/2005

Number of Files Received: 5

Comments: Data file is in raw ASCII and SPSS portable format.

Access Status: Access limited to UW Campus

Date Ordered: 6/22/2005

Documentation: Codebook is in Microsoft Word and PDF format.

Abstract: This poll was conducted via telephone surveys on October 29-31, 2004. Its sample consists of 2,014 adults. There are 143 variables on topics such as: How much thought given to upcoming election for president (1); do/do not know where people in neighborhood go to vote (1); ever voted in precinct or election district (1); how often vote (1); do/do not plan to vote in presidential election this November (2); ever voted in a presidential election before (1); already voted in this year’s election/plan to vote before Election Day/plan to vote on Election Day itself (1); for whom did respondent vote for president if voted early (1); John Kerry and John Edwards vs. George W. Bush and Dick Cheney vs. Ralph Nader and Peter Camejo (2); certain to vote for candidate/may change mind (1); John Kerry and John Edwards vs. George W. Bush and Dick Cheney (2); for which party’s candidate did respondent vote in election for Congress if voted early (1); for which party’s candidate would respondent vote if election for Congress were being held today (2); George W. Bush job performance (1); direction of country (2); opinion of some people in the news (2); most important issue in deciding vote for president (1); think John Kerry/George W. Bush would better handle certain issues (3); Iraq (3); 2000 presidential election (1); respondent/any member of household ever served in U.S. military (1); do/do not own a firearm (1).

Media/File Reports:

7115 (CD-ROM)
7271 (CD-ROM)
7398 (CD-Rom)
7399 (CD-Rom)
9002 (USB Flask Drive)
9003 (USB Flask Drive)
9004 (SSCC network drive)