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Title: Washington Post Nutrition and Health Poll, December 1989      
dateReleased:
04-08-2015
downloadURL: http://dx.doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR09359.v1
ID:
doi:10.3886/ICPSR09359.v1
description:
This survey focused on issues of nutrition and health. Respondents were asked whether they watched their diets to reduce their intake of salt, fat, sugar, and cholesterol. They also were asked a series of specific questions relating to cholesterol. In addition, respondents were questioned regarding the state of medical care in the country, their own health status, how often they exercised, and how they evaluated health care facilities, doctors, and medical personnel. Other topics c overed include memory of people and events in the 1980s, such as Walter Mondale's running mate in 1984, the Iran-contra scandal, Gary Hart, professional sports figures, and the names of individuals or organizations that won the Nobel Peace Prize in the period. Background information on respondents includes political alignment, 1988 presidential vote choice, education, age, religion, social class, marital status, household composition, labor union membership, employment status, race, sex, income, and state/region of residence.
description:
The Washington Post, 2015, "Washington Post Nutrition and Health Poll, December 1989", http://dx.doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR09359.v1
name:
The Washington Post
homePage: http://www.harvard.edu/
name:
Harvard University
ID:
SCR:011273
abbreviation:
DataVerse
homePage: http://thedata.org/
name:
Dataverse Network Project
ID:
SCR:001997