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Study Report

Study Number: LA-163-018-1-1-United States-ROPER-2004

Subject Area: Public Opinion on Political Matters, Political Participation

Bibliographic Citation: Gallup/CNN/USA Today poll # 2004-35: presidential election/stem-cell research/Iraq/foreign policy [October 9-10, 2004].  [machine-readable data file] / Gallup Organization  [principal investigator(s)] / Storrs, CT: Roper Center for Public Opinion Research  [distributor].

Originating Archive Number: USAIPOCNUS2004-35

Date Accessioned: 7/13/2005

Number of Files Received: 5

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

Access Status: Access limited to UW Campus

Date Ordered: 6/22/2005

Documentation: Codebook is in Microsoft Word and PDF format.

Abstract: This poll was conducted via telephone surveys on October 9-10, 2004. Its sample consists of 1,015 adults. There are 178 variables on topics such as: How much thought given to upcoming election for president (1); do/do not know where people in neighborhood go to vote (1); ever voted in precinct or election district (1); how often vote (1); do/do not plan to vote in presidential election this November (2); John Kerry and John Edwards vs. George W. Bush and Dick Cheney vs. Ralph Nader and Peter Camejo (2); John Kerry and John Edwards vs. George W. Bush and Dick Cheney (2); already voted in this year’s election/plan to vote before Election Day/plan to vote on Election Day itself (1); George W. Bush job performance (1); opinion of some people in the news (4); how well things are going in country today (1); economy (3); most important issue in deciding vote for president (1); think John Kerry/George W. Bush would better handle certain issues (12); characteristics/qualities apply more to John Kerry/George W. Bush (9); would vote for John Edwards/Dick Cheney if could vote separately for vice president (1); war against terrorism (2); tax cuts (2); federal income taxes (2); stem cell research (1); Iraq (3); big business does/does not have too much influence over the decisions made by the Bush administration (1); do/do not think John Kerry would rely too much on government programs to achieve his goals if he were elected president (1); last Friday’s presidential debate (3); October 13th presidential debate on economic and domestic policy issues (1); satisfied/dissatisfied with the position of the United States in the world today (1); United States should/should not take the leading role among all other countries trying to solve international problems (1); would rather see U.S. place more emphasis on safety and security within United States/making sure there is peace and stability throughout the world (1); blame for unfavorable feelings against United States in other countries (5); President Bush should pay more/less attention to views of other countries when it comes to making decisions on treaties and other policies about role of U.S. in the world today (1); Middle East conflict (1); U.S. should not attack another country unless that country has attacked the U.S. first/should be able to attack any country it thinks might attack U.S. (1); 2000 presidential election (1); respondent/any member of household ever served in U.S. military (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)