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Title: German Marshall Fund/Compagnia di San Paolo Poll: 2012 TransAtlantic Trends Survey [MCMISC2012-GMF]
Survey Sponsor: The German Marshall Fund of the United States and Compagnia di San Paolo di Torino, Italy
Survey Firm: Taylor Nelson Sofres
Study Date: June 2-27, 2012
Sample: Adult residents of Bulgaria, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Turkey, the United Kingdom, and the United States
Sample Size: 15547
Survey Notes: 1000 respondents were interviewed in each country (except 1005 in Slovakia, 1007 in Bulgaria, 1025 Romania, 1500 in Russia, 1009 in Turkey and 1001 in USA).
Variables: 254
Discussing political matters (1); desire for external leadership in world affairs (3); relationships between various countries (4); Barack Obama job performance (1); Obama handling various issues (5); government handling international policies (1); government handling country's economy (1); opinion of different foreign countries (17); common values to cooperate internationally (6); closeness of international ties (1); North Atlantic Treaty Organization as essential (1); More...
Weight: Columns 574-582 (xxx.xxxxxx) -- Varname: WGHT_3BC
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Usage Note: Telephone interviews were conducted in each country, except in Bulgaria, Poland, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, and Turkey where face to face interviews were used. See documentation for more details. Interviews in Italy, Portugal, Spain and the United States included cellular telephone interviews. Additional support for this study was provided by Fundacao Luso-Americana, Fundacion BBVA, Communitas Foundation, the Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs, and the Open Society Foundations.

The German Marshall Fund of the United States and Compagnia di San Paolo di Torino, Italy. German Marshall Fund/Compagnia di San Paolo Poll: 2012 TransAtlantic Trends Survey, Jun, 2012 [dataset]. MCMISC2012-GMF, Version 2. Taylor Nelson Sofres [producer]. Cornell University, Ithaca, NY: Roper Center for Public Opinion Research, RoperExpress [distributor], accessed Nov-15-2018.


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