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WABC-TV/NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Poll, November 1985 (ICPSR 8594)

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Political figures in New York were the subject of this survey. Respondents were asked to assess the performance of Governor Mario Cuomo, United States Senator Alphonse D'Amato, and former vice-presidential candidate Geraldine Ferraro and to rate them along with other possible candidates for office in 1986. Demographic characteristics of respondents also were recorded.

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Study Description


WABC-TV, and New York Daily News. WABC-TV/NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Poll, November 1985. ICPSR08594-v1. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 1988. http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR08594.v1

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Scope of Study

Subject Terms:   demographic characteristics, domestic policy, economic indicators, local politics, political attitudes, political elites, political issues, social attitudes, state politics

Geographic Coverage:   New York (state), New York City, United States

Time Period:  

  • 1985-11

Date of Collection:  

  • 1985-11

Universe:   The population of New York City aged 18 and over.

Data Types:   survey data

Data Collection Notes:

For reasons of confidentiality, respondents' phone numbers have been recoded to blanks.


Sample:   Households were selected by random digit dialing.

Data Source:

telephone interviews


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