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Title: ABC News/Washington Post Poll: Obama Approval/2016 Presidential Election/Refugees/Terrorism and U.S. Military Response/Global Warming [USABCWASH2015-1173]
Survey Sponsor: ABC News / The Washington Post
Survey Firm: Langer Research Associates/Capital Insight/Abt SRBI, Inc.
Study Date: November 16-19, 2015
Sample: National adult
Sample Size: 1004
Survey Notes: This study contains sampling using landline and cellular phones. Use the variable SAMPTYPE (column 22) to determine the sample, where 1,2=landline, and 3,4=cellular.
Variables: 131
Abstract: President Barack Obama job performance (1); President Obama handing various issues (3); 2016 presidential race and caucus (2); candidates for the 2016 Republican nomination (14); preferred qualities for next President (1); candidates for the 2016 Democratic nomination (6); most important issue for next President (1); refugees (3); threat of terrorism (4); ISIS attacks in Paris (1); U.S. military response (4); global warming (2); undocumented immigrants (1).
Weight: Columns 257-266 (xxx.xxxxxxx) - 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: The survey was produced for ABC News by Langer Research Associates and for The Washington Post by Capital Insight. Interviews were conducted by Abt-SRBI.

ABC News / The Washington Post. ABC News/Washington Post Poll: Obama Approval/2016 Presidential Election/Refugees/Terrorism and U.S. Military Response/Global Warming, Nov, 2015 [dataset]. USABCWASH2015-1173, Version 2. Langer Research Associates/Capital Insight/Abt SRBI, Inc. [producer]. Cornell University, Ithaca, NY: Roper Center for Public Opinion Research, RoperExpress [distributor], accessed Nov-14-2018.


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