Catalog of Holdings

Study Report

Study Number: CA-004-007-1-1-United States-ROPER-1985

Subject Area: Economic Attitudes and Behavior

Bibliographic Citation: American volunteer, 1985.  [machine-readable data file] / Independent Sector  [principal investigator(s)] / Storrs, CT: Roper Center for Public Opinion Research  [distributor].

Originating Archive Number: USAIPOSPGO1985-85199

Date Accessioned: 4/29/2005

Number of Files Received: 4

Comments: Data file is in raw ASCII format.

Access Status: Access limited to UW Campus

Date Ordered: 4/26/2005

Documentation: Codebook file is in Microsoft and PDF format.

Abstract: This poll was conducted via telephone surveys between October 12 and October 21 in 1985. Its sample consists of 1,638 national adults. There are 189 variables on topics such as: Volunteer activities within past year/month/week(70); number of hours volunteered in past year/month/week(42); reasons for involvement in volunteer activity(23); monetary contributions to volunteer organizations (15); reasons for not doing volunteer work(13).

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)