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

Principal Investigator(s): WABC-TV; New York Daily News


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. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR08594.v1

Persistent URL: https://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 Type(s):    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


Original ICPSR Release:   1988-10-25


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