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Title: Gallup/Knight Foundation Survey: American Views: Trust, Media and Democracy [31116496]
Survey Sponsor: John S. and James L. Knight Foundation
Survey Firm: Gallup Organization
Study Date: August 4-October 2, 2017
Sample: National adult with oversamples of young, Hispanic, and Black respondents
Sample Size: 19196
Survey Notes: None
Variables: 163
Sources of news (10); following news topics (6); knowledge of national and local issues (2); firm or flexible political views (1); opinion of media (1); bias in media (5); news media and democracy (2); roles of news media (10); accurate and politically-balanced news (7); liberal vs. conservative news (1); outside impacts on news (6); increase in information (1); problems in U.S. (1); sharing news (3); visitation of websites (5); website news methods (2); problems with news More...
Weight: Columns 1166-1173 (x.xxxxxx) -- Varname: WEIGHT
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: None

John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. Gallup/Knight Foundation Survey: American Views: Trust, Media and Democracy, Aug, 2017 [dataset]. 31116496, Version 2. Gallup Organization [producer]. Cornell University, Ithaca, NY: Roper Center for Public Opinion Research, RoperExpress [distributor], accessed Feb-27-2020.


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