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Political Apathy in Rosario, Argentina, 1963 (ICPSR 7037)

Principal Investigator(s): Instituto de Sociologia, Universidad Nacional del Litoral


This study, conducted in 1963 in Rosario, Argentina, ascertained past and present levels of political interest through questions that established voting patterns, explored sources of political information, and probed the respondents' opinions of the principles that various political parties stood for. Further variables investigated relations between the government and the people, such as the right of the state to intervene in economic activity and the equal representation of all social classes in the government. Demographic variables cover the respondents' sex, age, education, occupation, and income level.

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Study Description


Instituto de Sociologia, Universidad Nacional del Litoral. Political Apathy in Rosario, Argentina, 1963. ICPSR07037-v1. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 1976. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR07037.v1

Persistent URL: https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR07037.v1

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Scope of Study

Subject Terms:    government performance, political apathy, political attitudes, political participation, political parties, political representation, voter attitudes, voter interest, voting patterns

Geographic Coverage:    Argentina, Global, Latin America, Rosario

Time Period:   

  • 1963

Date of Collection:   

  • 1963

Universe:    Population of Rosario, Argentina.

Data Type(s):    survey data


Sample:    Two separate samples of the population of Rosario, Argentina, were drawn for this study.

Data Source:

personal interviews


Original ICPSR Release:   1984-06-20

Version History:

  • 2006-01-18 File CB7037.ALL.PDF was removed from any previous datasets and flagged as a study-level file, so that it will accompany all downloads.


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