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Study Report

Study Number: SA-524-003-1-1-Nicaragua-ROPER-1989

Subject Area: Attitudes Toward Self and Society

Bibliographic Citation: DOXA survey # 8978.  [machine-readable data file] / Instituto DOXA, Venezuela  [principal investigator(s)] / Storrs, CT: Roper Center for Public Opinion Research  [distributor].

Originating Archive Number: NCDOXA89-8978

Date Accessioned: 11/27/2000

Number of Files Received: 0

Comments: Only codebook was ordered from the Roper Center. No data were obtained.

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison campus

Date Ordered: 11/15/2000

Documentation: One volume hard copy codebook in Spanish.

Abstract: This survey was conducted between November 28 to December 5 in 1989. The sample is 1200 adults ages 16 and over in Nicaragua. The major topics include: general outlook of the country(1); economic situation(2); approval of political leaders(10); intention to vote(1); voting intentions(5); government of president Daniel Ortega job performance(1); main national problem(1); perception of national crisis(1); responsibility for country's situation(1); solution to the crisis(1); effects of elections(1); results of ending Somoza's dictatorship(1); expected effects of breaking political relations with El Salvador(1); comparison between presidential candidates Violeta Chamorro and Daniel Ortega on several issues(8); vice-president candidate Virgilio Godoy Reyes(1); effect of the revolution(1); main local problem(1); characteristics of Violeta Chamorro(8); characteristics of Daniel Ortega(8); likely winner(1); party ID(1); and support for the Sandinistas(1).

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