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Study Report

Study Number: KB-519-001-1-1-Denmark-ICPSR-1971

Subject Area: Election Studies

Bibliographic Citation: Danish election studies continuity file, 1971-1981.  [machine-readable data file] / Borre, O.  [principal investigator(s)] / Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research  [distributor].

Originating Archive Number: 8946

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison campus

Documentation: Codebook is machine-readable and codebook in microfiche drawer.

Abstract: This survey is a merged version of recurring questions found in a number of Danish Election Studies. The four groups of variables in the collection deal with the following: (1) the respondent's social and demographic background including sex, age, marital status, occupational status, designation of occupation, branch of economy, size of place of work, number of children under 15, type of household, income, household income, type of residence, and place of residence, (2) political interest and election campaign questions including the role of newspapers, radio, and television during election campaigns, (3) party affiliation, party preference, and actual votes cast in the general election, and (4) information on political attitudes including the respondent's opinion of what the most important political problems facing the country were at that time.

SOURCE: personal interviews

UNIVERSE: All citizens in Denmark 15 years and older.

SAMPLE: Multistage samples.

EXTENT OF COLLECTION: 1 data file + machine-readable documentation.

DATA TYPE: survey data

DATA FORMAT: LRECL

TIME PERIOD: 1971-1981

DATE OF COLLECTION: August 1971, October 1971, December 5-21, 1973, January 11-25, 1975, February 16-23, 1977, October-November 1979, December 9-22, 1981

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