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National Women's Study, 1975 (ICPSR 7532) RSS

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Summary:

This survey of American women was based on interviews from a geographically stratified probability sample of 1,522 adult women. The interviews were made in August and September 1975. Approximately 278 variables are contained in this dataset. The study focused on women's attitudes and opinions toward their current activities, patterns of life, and their views about the future. Comprehensive questions were asked about the work patterns of women, leisure activities, and mass media use. Other questions dealing with women's rights issues, such as day care centers, ERA, and divorce were also included. A full range of demographic information was also obtained.

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Citation

Market Opinion Research. National Women's Study, 1975. ICPSR07532-v2. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2009-07-21. doi:10.3886/ICPSR07532.v2

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Scope of Study

Subject Terms:   children, day care centers, divorce, Equal Rights Amendment, family, gender roles, mass media, occupations, sexual attitudes, women

Geographic Coverage:   United States

Time Period:  

  • 1975

Methodology

Extent of Processing:  ICPSR data undergo a confidentiality review and are altered when necessary to limit the risk of disclosure. ICPSR also routinely creates ready-to-go data files along with setups in the major statistical software formats as well as standard codebooks to accompany the data. In addition to these procedures, ICPSR performed the following processing steps for this data collection:

  • Created variable labels and/or value labels.

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  • 2009-07-21 SAS and Stata setups have been added to this data collection.

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