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Title: Roper Social and Political Trends Data, 1973-1994      
dateReleased:
03-11-2008
downloadURL: http://hdl.handle.net/1902.29/D-31609
ID:
hdl:1902.29/D-31609
description:
This study includes selected items from 207 near-monthly public opinion surveys from the Roper Reports series. The Roper Organization and its successor organization, RoperASW, conducted the surveys between 1973 and 1994. About 2000 interviews were conducted ten times each year. Every survey contained a battery of twelve questions on participation in political and social activities. Survey items also include personal activities, volunteer activities, weekly entertainment, family unit activitie s, and media usage. Geographic variables include size of respondent's city of residence, geographic region, and state of residence. Demographic variable include respondent's employment status, occupation, union membership, religious affiliation, marital status, number of children and total number of residents in the household, education, income, sex, race, Hispanic origin, and employment status of the respondent's spouse. The data file was compiled and cleaned by a research team headed by Professor Henry Brady of the University of California-Berkeley and Professor Robert Putnam of Harvard University.
description:
The Roper Organization and Roper Starch Worldwide; Roper Center for Public Opinion Research; Roper Starch Worldwide, 2010, "Roper Social and Political Trends Data, 1973-1994", http://hdl.handle.net/1902.29/D-31609
name:
The Roper Organization and Roper Starch Worldwide
Roper Center for Public Opinion Research
Roper Starch Worldwide
homePage: http://www.harvard.edu/
name:
Harvard University
ID:
SCR:011273
abbreviation:
DataVerse
homePage: http://thedata.org/
name:
Dataverse Network Project
ID:
SCR:001997