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ABC News Daily Tracking Poll, November 1992 (ICPSR 6025)

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This survey provides pre-election information regarding the 1992 presidential race. Respondents were asked to comment on how closely they had followed the race, and to rate the chances of their voting in the election. The survey also posed questions regarding the respondent's vote intention, the strength of the respondent's support for his/her preferred candidate, and whether the respondent leaned more toward George Bush, Bill Clinton, or Ross Perot. Background information on respondents includes party preference, most recent presidential vote choice, education, age, Hispanic origin and race, and sex.

Series: ABC News/Washington Post Poll Series

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Study Description


ABC News. ABC NEWS DAILY TRACKING POLL, NOVEMBER 1992. Radnor, PA: Chilton Research Services [producer], 1992. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2007-09-18. http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR06025.v1

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Scope of Study

Subject Terms:   attitudes, Bush, George H.W., Clinton, Bill, Perot, Ross, political campaigns, presidential elections, public opinion, voter preferences

Geographic Coverage:   United States

Time Period:  

  • 1992-10-06--1992-11-02

Date of Collection:  

  • 1992-10-06--1992-11-02

Universe:   Adults aged 18 and over living in households with telephones in the 48 contiguous United States.

Data Types:   survey data

Data Collection Notes:

A weight variable with two implied decimal places has been included and must be used in any analysis.


Sample:   Households were selected by random-digit dialing. Within households, the respondent selected was the adult living in the household who last had a birthday and who was at home at the time of the interview.

Data Source:

telephone interviews


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Version History:

  • 2007-09-18 SAS, SPSS, and Stata setup files have been added to this data collection.



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