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CBS News/WCBS-TV New York City Poll, January 1988 (ICPSR 9099) RSS

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Summary:

This data collection is a general survey of social issues in New York City. Topics covered include opinions on political leaders and public figures, the new school chancellor, race relations, the Howard Beach incident, and treatment of individuals by the courts and police. Background information on respondents includes political party affiliation, age, income, sex, religious preference, education, and race.

Series: CBS News/New York Times Poll Series

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Study Description

Citation

CBS News, and WCBS-TV. CBS News/WCBS-TV New York City Poll, January 1988. ICPSR09099-v2. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2011-10-11. http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR09099

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Scope of Study

Subject Terms:   police community relations, public figures, public opinion, race relations, social issues

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

Time Period:  

  • 1988-01-10--1988-01-12

Date of Collection:  

  • 1988-01-10--1988-01-12

Universe:   Adults aged 18 and over in New York City.

Data Types:   survey data

Data Collection Notes:

This file contains a weight variable that must be used in any analysis. The data contain blanks. Telephone exchanges have been recoded to '999' for reasons of confidentiality.

Methodology

Sample:   Stratified random digit dialing.

Data Source:

telephone interviews

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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Version History:

  • 2011-10-11 SAS, SPSS, and Stata setups have been added to this data collection.

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