Principal Investigator(s): Rokkan, Stein; Valen, Henry
This study, conducted in two waves, collected data from a national sample of the Norwegian electorate. Respondents were interviewed after the 1957 election. Information was gathered on the attentiveness of the respondents to the campaign, their opinions on issues in the campaign, organizational membership, political participation, partisanship, and voting history. Demographic variables include education, age, marital status, party membership, and subjective class identification. Wave 1 included 1,546 respondents, while Wave 2 included 1,406.
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Rokkan, Stein, and Henry Valen. Norwegian Election Study, 1957. ICPSR07288-v2. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2010-11-30. http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR07288.v2
Persistent URL: http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR07288.v2
Scope of Study
Subject Terms: campaign issues, citizen attitudes, media influence, memberships, national elections, national politics, political awareness, political participation, political partisanship, political party affiliation, public opinion, voter history, Norway
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Universe: Norwegian electorate.
Data Types: survey data
Sample: National cross-section sample.
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Original ICPSR Release: 1984-06-19
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