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Australian National Political Attitudes, 1969 (ICPSR 7393)

Principal Investigator(s): Aitkin, Donald; Kahan, Michael; Stokes, Donald E.


This post-election study is the second wave of a larger study of Australian political attitudes. The present study focused on the 1969 national election. Questions elicited respondents' opinions on the political parties, leaders of the main parties, and various political issues. Party identification and party vote information, along with data on election campaign activity, were also obtained. The study includes standard demographic information for each respondent, such as age, sex, marital status, level of education, annual income, religion, birthplace.

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Study Description


Aitkin, Donald, Michael Kahan, and Donald E. Stokes. Australian National Political Attitudes, 1969. ICPSR07393-v1. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2001. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR07393.v1

Persistent URL: https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR07393.v1

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Scope of Study

Subject Terms:    national elections, political attitudes, political campaigns, political issues, political leaders, political participation, political parties, voting behavior

Geographic Coverage:    Australia, Global

Time Period:   

  • 1969

Date of Collection:   

  • 1969-10--1969-11

Universe:    Australian electorate.

Data Type(s):    survey data


Sample:    Representative sample.

Data Source:

personal interviews


Original ICPSR Release:   1984-06-20

Version History:

  • 2001-10-09 Three blank lines were deleted at the end of the data file.

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