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Study Report

Study Number: KB-051-003-1-1-United States-ROPER-2000

Subject Area: Election Studies

Bibliographic Citation: VNS 2000 state primary election: California non-partisan election day exit poll [March 7, 2000].  [machine-readable data file] / Voter News Service  [principal investigator(s)] / Storrs, CT: Roper Center for Public Opinion Research  [distributor].

Originating Archive Number: USVNS2000-STPRIM-CANP

Date Accessioned: 3/15/2005

Number of Files Received: 4

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

Access Status: Access limited to UW Campus

Date Ordered: 2/2/2005

Documentation: Document files are in PDF and ASCII text formats.

Abstract: This poll was conducted via telephone surveys on March 7, 2000. Its sample consists of 4,429 exiting voters and absentee/early voters. There are 67 variables on issues such as: Voted for Bill Bradley/George W. Bush/Al Gore/Alan Keyes/John McCain/Ralph Nader in presidential primary (1); Which one issue mattered most in deciding vote (1); Registered as Democrat/Republican/Other (1); Voted for Tom Campbell/Dianne Feinstein/Ray Haynes/Bill Horn in Senate primary (1); Proposition 22 (1); Think George W. Bush has the knowledge to serve effectively as president (1); How much did John McCain's criticism of some religious right leaders affect vote (1); Cutting taxes/strengthening Social Security should be a higher priority for the next president (1); Opinion of Bill Bradley (1); Opinion of Al Gore (1); Opinion of George W. Bush (1); Opinion of John McCain (1); Candidates' positions on issues or leadership/personal qualities more important (1); George W. Bush/John McCain more likely to beat the Democratic presidential nominee in November (1); George W. Bush too conservative/not conservative enough/just right (1); John McCain too conservative/not conservative enough/just right (1); George W. Bush did/did not attack John McCain unfairly (1); John McCain did/did not attack George W. Bush unfairly (1); Ever served in U.S. military (1); Abortion (1); Member of religious right (1); Gay/lesbian/bisexual (1); When decided who to vote for (1); Ever voted in a presidential primary (1); Would vote for Al Gore/George W. Bush (1); Would vote for Al Gore/John McCain (1); George W. Bush/John McCain real reformers (1); Real winner is candidate who wins most votes among everyone who voted today/only voters registered in his party (1); Would have voted for Bill Bradley/Al Gore/would not have voted if they were the only candidates on the ballot (1); Would have voted for George W. Bush/Alan Keyes/John McCain/would not have voted if they were the only candidates on the ballot (1); Bill Bradley too liberal/not liberal enough/just right (1); Al Gore too liberal/not liberal enough/just right (1); Would/would not be satisfied with George W. Bush/Al Gore in November (1); George W. Bush/John McCain more likely to say what he believes (1); Al Gore did/did not attack Bill Bradley unfairly (1); Bill Clinton job performance (1); Opinion of Bill Clinton as a person (1); Personal Finances (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)