Principal Investigator(s): ABC News; The Washington Post
This survey, conducted by Chilton Research Services under the direction of B. Sussman of the Washington Post and J. Alderman of ABC News, covers both racial attitudes and attitudes toward immigrants. Topics concerning racial attitudes include crime, education, discrimination, employment, and government policies. Areas of investigation regarding attitudes toward immigrants focus on quality of life, government assistance, and employment opportunities. Background information on respondents includes age, gender, marital status, occupation, race, and religious affiliation.
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ABC News/Washington Post. ABC NEWS/WASHINGTON POST RACE RELATIONS POLL, FEBRUARY-MARCH 1981. Conducted by Chilton Research Services. 2nd ICPSR ed. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [producer and distributor], 1997. http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR08010.v2
Persistent URL: http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR08010.v2
Scope of Study
Geographic Coverage: United States
Date of Collection:
Data Types: survey data
Sample: An oversample of Blacks was obtained by recontacting a sample of self-identified Blacks from previous studies.
Original ICPSR Release: 1984-03-18
- 1997-09-11 SAS and SPSS data definition statements were prepared for this collection, and the codebook has been converted to a machine-readable PDF file. Also, a reformatted logical record length data file is now available.
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