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ABC News/Washington Post Pre-Election Tracking Poll: California, 1988

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
1989-03-03
Language
English
Free Keywords
candidates; political affiliation; political parties; presidency; presidential elections; presidential performance; primaries; public opinion; voter attitudes; voter preferences; voting bahavior
Description
  • Abstract

    This survey was conducted prior to the California primary held on May 10, 1988. Respondents were asked if they were registered to vote, their party designation, if they intended to vote in the Democratic or Republican presidential primary, for whom they would vote if the primary were held that day, toward which candidate they were leaning, the strength of their support, and any candidates they definitely would not vote for. Background information on respondents includes education, age, religion, race, sex, income, voting history, and political orientation.
  • Table of Contents

    Datasets:

    • DS1: Dataset
Temporal Coverage
  • 1988-06-01 / 1988-06-06
    Time period: 1988-06-01--1988-06-06
  • 1988-06-01 / 1988-06-06
    Collection date: 1988-06-01--1988-06-06
Geographic Coverage
  • United States
Sampled Universe
Persons aged 18 and over living in households in California with telephones.
Sampling
Random digit dialing.
Collection Mode
  • The data contain blanks and dashes (-). The data contain a weight variable that must be used in any analysis.

Note
2008-10-10 SAS, SPSS, and Stata setup files have been added to this data collection.
Availability
Download
This study is freely available to ICPSR member institutions via web download.
Alternative Identifiers
  • 9060 (Type: ICPSR Study Number)

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

ABC News; The Washington Post (1989): ABC News/Washington Post Pre-Election Tracking Poll: California, 1988. Version 1. ABC News/Washington Post Poll Series. Version: v1. ICPSR - Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR09060.v1