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Study Report

Study Number: LA-132-011-1-1-United States-ROPER-1984

Subject Area: Public Opinion on Political Matters, Political Participation

Bibliographic Citation: Gallup poll # 229G, 1984.  [machine-readable data file] / Gallup Organization  [principal investigator(s)] / Storrs, CT: Roper Center for Public Opinion Research  [distributor].

Originating Archive Number: USAIPO84-1229G

Date Accessioned: 9/11/2000

Number of Files Received: 0

Comments: Data were obtained from the Roper Center.

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison campus

Date Ordered: 3/16/2000

Documentation: Machine readable codebook file.

Abstract: This poll was conducted between January 13 and January 16 in 1984. The sample size is 1,545 adults in the nation. Topics include: Reagan's job performance; support for Reagan's handling of: economic conditions, foreign policy, situation in Lebanon and Central America; voter registration; knowledge of: Reubin Askew, Alan Cranston, John Glenn, Gary Hart, Ernest Hollings, Jesse Jackson, George McGovern, Walter Mondale; preferred Democratic Presidential candidate (from preceding list); support for sending U.S. Marines to Lebanon; support for U.S. withdrawal of troops from Lebanon; opinion of: John Anderson, Reubin Askew, Alan Cranston, John Glenn, Gary Hart, Ernest Hollings, Jesse Jackson, George McGovern, Walter Mondale, Pope John Paul II, Ronald Reagan; Mondale vs. Glenn in 1984; degree of support for preferred nominee; degree of opposition to other candidate; minimum amount of money needed for family of four per week; amount of money spent on food per week; Reagan vs. Mondale, Reagan vs. Glenn, Reagan vs. Jackson, Reagan vs. McGovern in 1984.

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