Voter Research and Surveys New Jersey Gubernatorial Election Exit Poll, 1993 (ICPSR 35186)

Principal Investigator(s): Voter Research and Surveys


For this data collection, voters were interviewed as they left their polling places after voting in the 1993 gubernatorial election in New Jersey. Respondents were asked a series of questions covering choice for governor in 1993 and 1989, presidential choice for 1992, most important issues of the campaign, most important candidate qualities, income taxes in New Jersey, and level of commitment to the candidate they voted for. Background information on respondents includes sex, race, age, family income range, religion, education, party identification, political spectrum self-identification, family financial situation, sexual orientation, gun ownership, marital status, employment status, labor union membership, and whether the respondent's children attended public school.

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Study Description

Scope of Study

Subject Terms:    exit polls, gubernatorial elections, state elections, voter attitudes, voter preferences, voting behavior

Geographic Coverage:    New Jersey, United States

Time Period:   

  • 1993

Data Collection Notes:

These data are not available from ICPSR. Users should consult the data owners directly for details on obtaining the data and documentation.