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Principal Investigator(s): United States Department of the Interior
Respondents' recreational habits are examined in this collection. Questions concerning participation in recreational activities include outdoor recreational activities enjoyed, favorite activities, and amount of time and money spent on activities. The study also probes respondents' reasons for not participating in recreational activities, and the use of national parks. Demographic questions include living quarters, motor vehicles owned, telephone use, income, ethnicity, race, sex, age, education, and employment.
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U.S. Dept. of the Interior. NATIONAL RECREATION SURVEY, 1982-1983: [UNITED STATES]. Washington, DC: U.S. Dept. of the Interior [producer], 1983. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 1985. http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR08296.v1
Persistent URL: http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR08296.v1
Scope of Study
Subject Terms: automobile ownership, leisure, national parks, outdoor recreation, participation, preferences, public opinion, recreation, recreation expenses, social attitudes, social behavior, sports, time utilization
Geographic Coverage: United States
Data Types: survey data
personal interviews and telephone interviews
Original ICPSR Release: 1985-05-24
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