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Title: USA Today/Gallup Poll: December Wave 1--Economy/Outlook for 2013/Obama's Second Term [USAIPOUSA2012-21]
Survey Sponsor: USA Today
Survey Firm: Gallup Organization
Study Date: December 14-17, 2012
Sample: National adult
Sample Size: 1025
Survey Notes: This study contains sampling using landline telephones and cellular phones. Use TYPE in column 95, where 1=landline and 2=cellular. There are 4 forms for this study: Located in column 47, Form A=1; Form B=2. Located in column 46, Form C=1; Form D=2.
Variables: 158
Barack Obama job performance (1); Congress job performance (1); satisfaction with United States (1); most important problems (3); good time to find a job (1); nation as better off (1); family as better off (2); optimism toward 2013 (1); youth with better life than parents (1); state of economy (1); predicted statements about 2013 (8); best years for US (1); one change to US (1); US advantage over other countries (1); rating US qualities against other countries (6); change More...
Weight: Columns 7-10 (xx.xx) -- Varname: WTFCTR
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USA Today. USA Today/Gallup Poll: December Wave 1--Economy/Outlook for 2013/Obama's Second Term, Dec, 2012 [dataset]. USAIPOUSA2012-21, Version 2. Gallup Organization [producer]. Cornell University, Ithaca, NY: Roper Center for Public Opinion Research, RoperExpress [distributor], accessed Nov-17-2018.


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