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WT02PRE: 2002 Pre-Election Panel Weight (2000-2002)

Text: Pre-election Post-stratified weight

Notes: This weight compensates for the unequal probabilities of selection for respondents in different size households and for different non-response across geographic sample design categories. A post stratification adjustment used the 2000 CPS March Supplement estimates as the standard. The cells were formed by crossing 6 age groups by 4 levels of education. The age groups were: 18-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+. The education levels were: < high school graduation, high school graduate, some college, and 4 years of college or more.

Based upon 1,187 valid cases out of 1,807 total cases.

Summary Statistics

Location: (width: 8; decimal: 4)

Variable Type: numeric

(Range of) Valid Data Values: 0.2417 thru 3.8805

Notes

Source: This variable was taken from: American National Election Studies, 2000, 2002, and 2004: Full Panel Study.

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