Financial Affairs Study, October 1953 (ICPSR 7220)

Published: Feb 16, 1992

Principal Investigator(s):
University of Michigan. Survey Research Center

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This study dealt almost entirely with respondents' perceptions of their personal financial situation and the country's economic prospects. Party identification and voting behavior in the 1952 presidential election were also assessed. Demographic variables include age, sex, race, marital status, number of children under age 18, education, occupation, family income, and home ownership.

University of Michigan. Survey Research Center. Financial Affairs Study, October 1953. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 1992-02-16.

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Representative cross-section sample.

Adult population of the United States, living in private dwelling units.

personal interviews

survey data



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  • Standardized missing values.
  • Checked for undocumented or out-of-range codes.


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