ABC News/Washington Post Poll of Public Opinion on Current Social and Political Issues, April 1982 (ICPSR 8026)
Principal Investigator(s): ABC News; The Washington Post
This poll is part of a continuing series of monthly polls that solicit public opinion on the presidency and on a range of other political and social issues. In this poll, respondents were asked for their opinions on President Ronald Reagan's performance, the economy, party identification, relations with the Soviet Union, and a nuclear weapons freeze. Demographic information on respondents includes race, age, sex, marital status, income, area of residence, and employment status.
ABC News/The Washington Post. ABC NEWS/WASHINGTON POST POLL OF PUBLIC OPINION ON CURRENT SOCIAL AND POLITICAL ISSUES, APRIL 1982. Conducted by Chilton Research Services. ICPSR ed. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [producer and distributor], 1983. http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR08026.v1
Persistent URL: http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR08026.v1
Scope of Study
Subject Terms: arms control, economic conditions, foreign relations, national economy, nuclear weapons, political affiliation, political issues, presidency, presidential preformance, public opinion, Reagan Administration (1981-1989), Reagan, Ronald, Reaganomics
Geographic Coverage: United States
Date of Collection:
Data Types: survey data
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:
- Standardized missing values.
- Checked for undocumented or out-of-range codes.
Original ICPSR Release: 1984-06-20
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