Italian Mass Election Survey, 1972 (ICPSR 7954)

Published: Feb 16, 1992

Principal Investigator(s):
Samuel H. Barnes; Giacomo Sani

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This survey was conducted following the 1972 parliamentary elections in Italy. A representative stratified national sample was drawn from lists of voters in electoral precincts across the country. The interviews focused on respondents' political interest, behavior and attitudes, their party identification and organizational memberships, trust, in government, reaction to the multi-party system, and views on left-right political differences. Demographic information about respondents includes age, occupation, full-time work status, and profession and political beliefs of father.

Barnes, Samuel H., and Sani, Giacomo. Italian Mass Election Survey, 1972. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 1992-02-16.

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Stratified national sample.

Voters in electoral precincts in Italy in 1972.

personal interviews

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