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Variable Label: Rate self on liberal/conservative scale


H35.

link to respondent booklet (RB, PG 44)

We hear a lot of talk these days about liberals and conservatives. Here is a 7-point scale on which the political views that people might hold are arranged from extremely liberal to extremely conservative.

Where would you place yourself on this scale?

(DO NOT PROBE)

ENTER '0' - IF VOL: HAVEN'T THOUGHT ABOUT IT

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
0R VOL: NOT THOUGHT ABT IT57109.79%02.85%
1EXTREMELY LIBERAL30105.16%01.50%
2LIBERAL70112.02%03.50%
3SLIGHTLY LIBERAL67411.56%03.37%
4MODERATE/MIDDLE193433.17%09.66%
5SLIGHTLY CONSERVATIVE90315.49%04.51%
6CONSERVATIVE48508.32%02.42%
7EXTREMELY CONSERVATIVE26104.48%01.30%
-9REFUSED25-00.12%
-8DONT KNOW165-00.82%
.Missing13993-69.92%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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