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Title: National Opinion Research Center General Social Survey 1972-2012--Version 3 (July, 2013) [USNORCGSS1972-2012]
Survey Firm: National Opinion Research Center [NORC]
Study Date: March 20-September 5, 2012
Sample: National adult
Sample Size: 1974
Variables: 5548
The 1972-2012 GSS cumulative data file for the National Opinion Research Center's General Social Surveys (GSS) is now available from the Roper Center for Public Opinion Research via Roper Express and CD-ROM. The General Social Survey brings the rich coverage of one of the nation's longest running surveys of social, cultural and political indicators available today right to your desktop. Encompassing 40 years of national survey data in one comprehensive data file. An SPSS/PASW More...
Weight: Columns 1804-1811 for 2012 data -- Varname: WTSS
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National Opinion Research Center [NORC]. National Opinion Research Center General Social Survey 1972-2012--Version 3 (July, 2013), Mar, 2012 [dataset]. USNORCGSS1972-2012, Version 3. National Opinion Research Center [NORC] [producer]. Cornell University, Ithaca, NY: Roper Center for Public Opinion Research, RoperExpress [distributor], accessed Nov-14-2018.


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