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Dataset Abstract

Title: National Primary Survey: March 5, 1996 [USVNS1996-NAPRIM-0305]
Survey Firm: Voter News Service (VNS is an association of ABC News, CNN, CBS News, FOX News, NBC News and the Associated Press.)
Study Date: March 5, 1996
Sample: Adults who voted in the Republican primary on March 5, 1996
Sample Size: 12834
Survey Notes: States included are: Colorado, Connecticut, Georgia, Maine, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Vermont.
Variables: 25
Abstract: Republican presidential primary(1); vote deciding moment(1); vote deciding issue(1); candidate quality(1); satisfaction with candidate(1); Bob Dole(1); Dole's age(1); abortion(1); standard of living(1); economic vs moral problems(1); taxes(1); Buchanan vs Dole(1); US trade(1); Pat Buchanan(1); negative advertising in politics(1); member of the religious right(1); opinion of the religious right(1); vote for in 1996 presidential election(1); political ideology(1).
Weight: Columns 75-80 (
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.

Voter News Service (VNS is an association of ABC News, CNN, CBS News, FOX News, NBC News and the Associated Press.). National Primary Survey: March 5, 1996, Mar, 1996 [dataset]. USVNS1996-NAPRIM-0305. Voter News Service (VNS is an association of ABC News, CNN, CBS News, FOX News, NBC News and the Associated Press.) [producer]. Cornell University, Ithaca, NY: Roper Center for Public Opinion Research, RoperExpress [distributor], accessed Dec-14-2018.

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