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Dataset Abstract

Title: The 1990 Virginia Slims American Women's Opinion Poll [USRSPVASLIMS1989-943-082]
Survey Sponsor: Virginia Slims
Survey Firm: The Roper Organization
Study Date: July 22-August 12, 1989
Sample: 3,001 Adult Women and 1,001 Adult Men Nationwide
Sample Size: 4002
Survey Notes: 4 forms; located in column 5 Women = Forms 1 & 2, Men = Forms 3 & 4
Changing roles of women in society(6); women's movement(3); discrimination(11); women in politics(37); changes in the status of women in society since 1970/over the next 20 years(16); perceived accuracy of descriptions of men and women(13); ideal lifestyle(4); good marriage(13); working women balancing their work, marriage and children(3); single people on dating, marriage and aids(12); AIDS(3); family responsibilities(8); women and top-level business positions(11); women, More...
Weight: Columns 127-130 (
The study dataset(s) contain weight factors that should be employed in any data analysis. Typically weights are used in an attempt to assure that the survey sample more accurately represents the population.
Usage Note: This dataset was converted from Column Binary to spread ASCII. The variable cross reference guide (vxref) displays the new column location guide.

Virginia Slims. The 1990 Virginia Slims American Women's Opinion Poll, Jul, 1989 [dataset]. USRSPVASLIMS1989-943-082, Version 4. The Roper Organization [producer]. Cornell University, Ithaca, NY: Roper Center for Public Opinion Research, RoperExpress [distributor], accessed Feb-27-2020.


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