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Study Report

Study Number: LA-032-009-1-1-United States-ICPSR-1982

Subject Area: Public Opinion on Political Matters, Political Participation

Bibliographic Citation: ABC News/Washington Post poll of public opinion, current social and political issues, September 1982.  [machine-readable data file] / ABC News  [principal investigator(s)] / Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research  [distributor].

Originating Archive Number: 9047

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison campus

Documentation: 1 volume hard copy (shared with LA-032-007, LA-032-008 and LA-032-010).

Abstract: This study was conducted by Chilton Research Services of Radnor, Pennsylvania under the direction of B. Sussman of the Washington Post and J. Alderman of ABC News. For this survey, interviews were conducted with 1,505 respondents. They were questioned about political issues involved in the upcoming mid-term congressional elections including attitudes toward and perceptions of the two major political parties. There are also trend and demographic items. Data are available in both OSIRIS and card image formats, with machine-readable documentation. The data file contains 98 variables for each of the 4,515 records.

SUBJECT TERMS: congressional elections. demographic characteristics. international affairs. legislative issues. political attitudes and behavior. taxation. Middle East.

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