Japanese National Election Study, 1967 (ICPSR 7294)

Published: Jan 18, 2000

Principal Investigator(s):
Robert E. Ward; Akira Kubota


Version V2

This collection is a study of Japanese voting behavior and attitudes prior to and after the 1967 Japanese General Election for members of the lower house of the Japanese National Diet. Topics explored include voting behavior, party identification, political socialization, attitudes toward other nations, opinions of and participation in recent political protests, and views on various social and cultural issues current in Japan at that time. Demographic information includes age, sex, education, occupation, and urbanization.

Ward, Robert E., and Kubota, Akira. Japanese National Election Study, 1967  . Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2000-01-18. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR07294.v2

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Multistage stratified nationwide probability sample.

Individuals in Japan aged 15 and older.

personal interviews

survey data



2000-01-18 SAS and SPSS data definition statements have been added to this collection.

1984-06-19 ICPSR data undergo a confidentiality review and are altered when necessary to limit the risk of disclosure. ICPSR also routinely creates ready-to-go data files along with setups in the major statistical software formats as well as standard codebooks to accompany the data. In addition to these procedures, ICPSR performed the following processing steps for this data collection:

  • Performed consistency checks.
  • Standardized missing values.
  • Performed recodes and/or calculated derived variables.
  • Checked for undocumented or out-of-range codes.


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