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Study Report

Study Number: KB-016-002-1-1-United States-ICPSR-1984

Subject Area: Election Studies

Bibliographic Citation: CBS News Election Day surveys, 1984: state surveys.  [machine-readable data file] / CBS News  [principal investigator(s)] / Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research  [distributor].

Originating Archive Number: 8368

Date Accessioned: 5/6/1994

Number of Files Received: 54

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison campus

Date Ordered: 4/1/1994

Documentation: Machine-readable codebook files plus SPSS control cards.

Abstract: These data are the result of ''exit'' surveys conducted at the polls in 18 states on election day 1984. Respondents were asked about their choice of candidates in the presidential and senatorial contests, as well as their opinions on a number of political topics. There are 18 physical files of data, the number of cases ranges from 652 in New Hampshire to 2,778 in California. The data are in card image format with a logical record length of 80 characters. Other states included in the study are Alabama, Illinois, Iowa, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Michigan, Mississippi, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Texas, Vermont and West Virginia.

SUBJECT TERMS: candidates. congressional elections. elections. political issues. presidential elections. senatorial elections. states. United States.

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