Catalog of Holdings

Study Report

Study Number: SA-049-001-1-1-United States-ROPER-1998

Subject Area: Attitudes Toward Self and Society

Bibliographic Citation: Technology, 1998.  [machine-readable data file] / Pew Research Center  [principal investigator(s)] / Storrs, CT: Roper Center for Public Opinion Research  [distributor].

Originating Archive Number: USPEW1998-TECH

Date Accessioned: 11/7/2000

Number of Files Received: 0

Comments: Data were obtained from Roper Center.

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison campus

Date Ordered: 10/15/2000

Documentation: One volume hard copy codebook and one duplicate.

Abstract: This survey was conducted between October 26 to December 1 in 1998. The sample size is 2000 adults and online users. There are 185 variables. Major topics include: Satisfaction of the way things are going in US (1); Computer Use (10); Internet Use (107); Newspaper Readership (3); Television (4); News on the radio (1); Interest in government and public affairs (1); 1998 Congressional election (4); Overloaded by available information (1); Computers and technology (2); Computer software company anti-trust dispute (1); Majority in house (1); Nuclear weapons (1); People support and trust (2); Trust in government (1); Enrolled in school (2); E-mail (16); Credit card security on internet (1); Electronic news clippings (1); Religion (1); 1996 Presidential election (1).

Media/File Reports:

7392 (CD-Rom)
7393 (CD-Rom)
9002 (USB Flask Drive)
9003 (USB Flask Drive)
9004 (SSCC network drive)