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Study Report

Study Number: LA-032-008-1-1-United States-ICPSR-1982

Subject Area: Public Opinion on Political Matters, Political Participation

Bibliographic Citation: ABC News/Washington Post poll of public opinion, health, 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: 9048

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison campus

Documentation: 1 volume hard copy (shared with LA-032-007, LA-032-009 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. Interviews were conducted with 1,505 respondents. They were asked their views on health related topics, especially venereal disease and herpes. Respondents were asked about sexually transmitted diseases and about their own experiences (if any) with these diseases. Demographic information about the respondent is also included. Data are available in either OSIRIS or card-image formats. There are 102 variables for each of the 4,515 records. The codebook is machine-readable.

SUBJECT TERMS: demographic characteristics. disease and pathology. health. sexual attitudes. United States.

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