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Title: ABC News/Washington Post Poll: 2016 Presidential Election/2016 Presidential Matchups/Perceptions on Islam/Discrimination Toward Muslims/Terrorism [USABCWASH2015-1174]
Survey Sponsor: ABC News / The Washington Post
Survey Firm: Langer Research Associates/Capital Insight/Abt SRBI, Inc.
Study Date: December 10-13, 2015
Sample: National adult
Sample Size: 1002
Survey Notes: This study contains sampling using landline and cellular phones. Use the variable SAMPTYPE (column 12) to determine the sample, where 1,2=landline, and 3,4=cellular.
Variables: 118
Abstract: President Obama job performance (1); President Obama handling of various issues (3); presidential primary and caucus (1); candidates for the 2016 Republican nomination (11); candidates for the 2016 Democratic nomination (14); Trump proposal to ban Muslims from entering the U.S. (1); most important issue for next President (3); ban on the sale of assault weapons (1); perceptions of mainstream Islam (1); discrimination toward Muslims (1); terrorism in the country (4).
Weight: Columns 194-203 (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 TheWashington Post by Capital Insight. Interviews were conducted by Abt- SRBI.

ABC News / The Washington Post. ABC News/Washington Post Poll: 2016 Presidential Election/2016 Presidential Matchups/Perceptions on Islam/Discrimination Toward Muslims/Terrorism, Dec, 2015 [dataset]. USABCWASH2015-1174, Version 2. Langer Research Associates/Capital Insight/Abt SRBI, Inc. [producer]. Cornell University, Ithaca, NY: Roper Center for Public Opinion Research, RoperExpress [distributor], accessed Dec-15-2018.


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