Catalog of Holdings

Study Report

Study Number: LA-151-003-1-1-United States-ROPER-1998

Subject Area: Public Opinion on Political Matters, Political Participation

Bibliographic Citation: NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll: health care/politics (United States).  [machine-readable data file] / NBC News  [principal investigator(s)] / Storrs, CT: Roper Center for Public Opinion Research  [distributor].

Originating Archive Number: USNBCWSJ1998-4090

Date Accessioned: 2/25/2002

Number of Files Received: 0

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison campus

Date Ordered: 9/13/2001

Documentation: Document file is in MS Word formats. Data file is in raw ASCII format.

Abstract: This poll was conducted between June 18 and June 21, 1998. Its sample size is 2,006 national adults. There are 148 variables. The major topics include: Direction of the country (4); political groups and leaders job performance (6);Congressional elections (30; Congressional bills (3)l education (3); tax on cigarettes (6); 2000 presidential election (1); Starr investigation (9); nuclear testing in Iran and Pakistan (1); visit to China (5); economy (1); health care issues (8); health care insurance (4); doctors visits (3); prescription medication (3); hospital visits (1); insurance trends (10); tobacco use (1); medical system groups job performance (9); television doctors (1); new medical technology (1); government programs for health care (1); cost of health care (7); organ donation (4); disease that kill (2); new drugs on market (1); health care reform (9); HMO's (25); Medicare (5); religion brought up in (1); self described Fundamentalist/Evangelical (1).

Media/File Reports:

7290 (CD-ROM)
7291 (CD-ROM)
7394 (CD-Rom)
7395 (CD-Rom)
9002 (USB Flask Drive)
9003 (USB Flask Drive)
9004 (SSCC network drive)