ABC News/the Washington Post poll [electronic resource] : 48 state poll.

Data file
[S.l.] : Chilton Research Center [producer], 1984 ; Storrs, Conn. : Roper Center for Public Opinion Research [distributor], [200-?]
Numeric survey data.


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Summary note
Major topics covered: opinions on various politicians (4); Reagan/Bush vs. Mondale/Ferraro (4); Reagan/Mondale ratings (4).
  • Data accessible via the Data and Statistical Services (DSS) website.
  • Title from title screen (viewed on Oct. 4, 2005).
  • Roper study no. USABCWASH1984-8624 (previously study no. USABCWASH84-8624).
Time and place of event
Field dates: September 22-October 2, 1984.
Geographic coverage
Geographic coverage: United States.
Funding information
Survey sponsor: ABC News/the Washington Post.
Information about documentation
Accompanied by a printed codebook. PDF version of codebook also available for download via the Roper Center website.
Case file characteristics
  • Sample: national adult.
  • Sample size: 15,933.
  • Variables: 29
  • Weight location: card Z; columns 21-28 (xxxxxxx.x).
  • No. of records per respondent: 2.
Methodology note
Interview method: telephone.
Title on accompanying codebook
  • Forty-eight state poll
Title at head of survey questionnaire
  • ABC News/Washington Post 48 state poll, September 1984
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