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Dataset Abstract

Title: BASR Poll: Puerto Rican Study [USBASR1956-B0020]
Survey Firm: Bureau of Applied Social Research, Columbia University
Study Date: 1956
Sample: Puerto Rican adults residing in two core areas in New York City, New York
Sample Size: 1112
Survey Notes: There are four data files for this study; 1) Card A, 2) Card B, 3) Card C and 4) Card D.
Variables: 314
Arrival in New York (1); previous visits to New York (6); living outside Puerto Rico (7); living in Puerto Rico (6); birth in Puerto Rico (2); leaving Puerto Rico (1); intent in visiting New York (4); reason to leave Puerto Rico (2); Puerto Rico vs. New York (1); learning about New York (1); learning about New York while in Puerto Rico (21); most information about New York (3); idea to leave for New York (2); companions into New York (2); agency aiding trip to New York (5); More...
Weight: None
Usage Note: Do not use column locations on the questionnaire as they refer to the column binary data. Use the new column guide in the PDF document for the ASCII (.dat) dataset. For multiple response items: 1=Item Chosen 0=Not Chosen.

Bureau of Applied Social Research, Columbia University. BASR Poll: Puerto Rican Study, Jan, 1956 [dataset]. USBASR1956-B0020, Version 2. Bureau of Applied Social Research, Columbia University [producer]. Cornell University, Ithaca, NY: Roper Center for Public Opinion Research, RoperExpress [distributor], accessed Nov-20-2018.


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