Catalog of Holdings

Study Report

Study Number: LA-165-001-1-1-United States-ROPER-1974

Subject Area: Public Opinion on Political Matters, Political Participation

Bibliographic Citation: Gallup poll: state of the nation, 1974.  [machine-readable data file] / Gallup Organization  [principal investigator(s)] / Storrs, CT: Roper Center for Public Opinion Research  [distributor].

Originating Archive Number: USPOTM1974-GO7445

Date Accessioned: 10/25/2005

Number of Files Received: 5

Comments: There are three data files. They are card image files and in raw ASCII format.

Access Status: Access limited to UW Campus

Date Ordered: 10/18/2005

Documentation: Codebook is in PDF and Microsoft Word formats.

Abstract: Three forms were used to conduct this survey. Form A has a sample size of 625 respondents, Form B has 629 respondents and Form C has 611 respondents. Respondents were asked about their opinions on many issues: nation's economic conditions; religion; morality; public service; job or work situation; health; family life; community; social justice; foreign policies; international relations; cold war; peace; environment; natural energy; government spending in military, education, health care, housing, social justice, combating crime, and narcotic drugs; poverty and welfare; Vietnam War; United Nations; relations with Allies; Soviet Union; Communist China; possibility of a nuclear war; U.S. military forces around the world; U.S. role in preventing the spread of Communism; U.S. prestige aboard; foreign trade; electing blacks to public office; economic opportunities for the blacks; racial relations; regulation on land use; energy crisis; discrimination; health insurance; campaign expenses; and trust and confidence in governments, people, labor unions, U.S. business and mass media.

Media/File Reports:

7072 (CD-ROM)
7073 (CD-ROM)
9002 (USB Flask Drive)
9003 (USB Flask Drive)
9004 (SSCC network drive)