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Detroit Area Study, 1988: Perspectives on the Care of the Elderly (ICPSR 6411)
The 1988 Detroit Area Study addressed attitudes toward issues such as retirement age, Social Security, funding for the care of the elderly, perceptions of the elderly, and personal experiences with care of the elderly. Respondents were also asked about their views regarding government spending on elderly assistance, health care, welfare, and job programs. Demographic characteristics of respondents include employment status, years of residency in the Detroit area, education, religion, age, sex, race, and income.
More information about the Detroit Area Studies Project is available on this Web site.
Series: Detroit Area Studies Series
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Birdsall, William C. Detroit Area Study, 1988: Perspectives on the Care of the Elderly. ICPSR06411-v1. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 1995. http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR06411.v1
Persistent URL: http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR06411.v1
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Original ICPSR Release: 1995-10-12
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