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Dataset Abstract

Title: ABC News Poll: National Election Day Exit Poll, 1986 [USABC1986-6289]
Survey Firm: ABC News
Study Date: November 4, 1986
Sample: Exiting voters
Sample Size: 68122
Survey Notes: The total national sample size is 17,620; the total sample size for oversampled states is 50,502.
Variables: 19
Abstract: Vote for senator/governor/U.S. Representative (3); Ronald Reagan's job performance (1); national economy in 1984 (1); personal financial situation in 1981 vs. today (1); vote for president in 1984 (1); Republicans vs. Democrats as better able to handle national problems (1); factors important in vote (1); California: Rose Bird as Supreme Court Chief justice (1); Propositions 63 and 64 (2). Note: Number of questions asked varies with each state.
Weight: None
Usage Note: To run data based on the national sample be sure to select '1' on variable natstate. -- (Column 62 on the ASCII data file)

ABC News. ABC News Poll: National Election Day Exit Poll, 1986, Nov, 1986 [dataset]. USABC1986-6289, Version 3. ABC News [producer]. Cornell University, Ithaca, NY: Roper Center for Public Opinion Research, RoperExpress [distributor], accessed Nov-18-2018.


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