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New Hampshire Primary Study, 1968 (ICPSR 7291)

Principal Investigator(s): Audits and Surveys, Inc.


This study was conducted by Audits and Surveys, Inc., for the American Broadcasting Company (ABC) and was carried out in two waves, during February 12-17 and February 19-23, 1968. A sample of registered Democrats and Republicans in New Hampshire were asked to indicate which candidate they favored. Other questions on party identification, past voting behavior, political interest, and issue saliency were also included in the study, along with basic demographic information, such as age, sex, education, and personal income.

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Study Description


Audits and Surveys, Inc. NEW HAMPSHIRE PRIMARY STUDY, 1968. ICPSR ed. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [producer and distributor], 1971. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR07291.v1

Persistent URL: https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR07291.v1

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Scope of Study

Subject Terms:    demographic characteristics, political affiliation, political interest, political issues, political party preference, preferences, presidential candidates, primaries, public opinion, voter history, voter expectations, voters

Geographic Coverage:    New Hampshire, United States

Time Period:   

  • 1968

Universe:    Registered Democrats and Republicans in New Hampshire.

Data Type(s):    survey data

Data Collection Notes:

1) The 1,143 respondents have been weighted to 2,810.9. 2) The codebook is provided by ICPSR as a Portable Document Format (PDF) file. The PDF file format was developed by Adobe Systems Incorporated and can be accessed using PDF reader software, such as Adobe Acrobat Reader. Information on how to obtain a copy of the Acrobat Reader is provided on the ICPSR Web site.


Sample:    Statewide probability sample.

Data Source:

personal interviews


Original ICPSR Release:   1984-05-08

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