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ABC News/Washington Post Poll of Public Opinion on the Middle East, August 1982

Version
v1
Resource Type
Dataset : survey data
Creator
  • ABC News
  • The Washington Post
Other Title
  • Version 1 (Subtitle)
Collective Title
  • ABC News/Washington Post Poll Series
Publication Date
1984-07-17
Language
English
Free Keywords
Arab Israeli relations; attitudes; legislation; Middle East; national economy; Palestine Liberation Organization; presidency; Reagan, Ronald; tax reform
Description
  • Abstract

    This special-topic poll is part of a continuing series of monthly surveys that solicit public opinion on the presidency and on a range of other political and social issues. This data collection concerns tax reform legislation, President Ronald Reagan's handling of the economy and affairs in the Middle East, and respondents' feelings about Israel, the Arab nations, and the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO). Demographic information about the respondents includes age, sex, race, and educational background.
  • Methods

    ICPSR data undergo a confidentiality review and are altered when necessary to limit the risk of disclosure. ICPSR also routinely creates ready-to-go data files along with setups in the major statistical software formats as well as standard codebooks to accompany the data. In addition to these procedures, ICPSR performed the following processing steps for this data collection: Standardized missing values.; Checked for undocumented or out-of-range codes..
  • Table of Contents

    Datasets:

    • DS1: Dataset
Temporal Coverage
  • Time period: 1982-08
  • Collection date: 1982-08
Geographic Coverage
  • United States
Sampled Universe
Adults aged 18 years old and older living in households with telephones in the United States.
Sampling
Households were selected by random digit dialing.
Availability
Download
This study is freely available to ICPSR member institutions via web download.
Alternative Identifiers
  • 9046 (Type: ICPSR Study Number)

Update Metadata: 2015-08-05 | Issue Number: 6 | Registration Date: 2015-06-15

ABC News; The Washington Post (1984): ABC News/Washington Post Poll of Public Opinion on the Middle East, August 1982. Version 1. ABC News/Washington Post Poll Series. Version: v1. ICPSR - Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR09046.v1