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Study Report

Study Number: LA-163-020-1-1-United States-ROPER-2004

Subject Area: Public Opinion on Political Matters, Political Participation

Bibliographic Citation: Gallup/CNN/USA Today poll # 2004-38: elections/presidential debates/abortion [October 14-16, 2004].  [machine-readable data file] / Gallup Organization  [principal investigator(s)] / Storrs, CT: Roper Center for Public Opinion Research  [distributor].

Originating Archive Number: USAIPOCNUS2004-38

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 October14-16, 2004. Its sample consists of 1,013 adults. There are 172 variables on topics such as: How much thought given to upcoming presidential election (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); already voted in this year’s election/plan to vote before Election Day/plan to vote on Election Day itself (1); John Kerry & John Edwards vs. George W. Bush & Dick Cheney vs. Ralph Nader & Peter Camejo (2); certain to vote for candidate/may change mind (1); John Kerry & John Edwards vs. George W. Bush & Dick Cheney (2); George W. Bush job performance (5); opinion of some people in the news (2); certain political office-holders do/do not deserve to be re-elected (3); view of John Kerry and George W. Bush (1); enthusiasm about voting this year (2); outcome of this year’s presidential election (1); think John Kerry/George W. Bush would better handle certain problems (10); characteristics and qualities apply more to John Kerry/George W. Bush (7); political views of George W. Bush (1); political views of John Kerry (1); responsibilities of commander-in-chief of military (2); how worried is respondent that self/someone in family will become a victim of terrorism (1); last Wednesday’s presidential debate (3); do/do not think United States made a mistake in sending troops to Iraq (1); confidence that votes for president will be accurately cast and counted across the country in this year’s election (2); for whom will respondent’s spouse/partner vote (2); abortion (2); 2000 presidential election (1); respondent/anyone in 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)