|Title:||CBS News Poll: Washington Election Day Survey [USCBS1986-STELEC-WA]|
|Survey Firm:||CBS News|
|Study Date:||November 4, 1986|
|Sample:||Exiting Voters in Washington|
|Abstract:||Vote in U.S. Senate election(1); important issues/factors considered in U.S. Senate election(6); Washington's economy(1); construction of a nuclear waste repository in Washington(1); vote on Referendum 40 (to continue challenges to the federal procedure for selecting a nuclear waste repository)(1); Reagan's job performance(1).|
Card 1, cols. 75-80 (xxx.xxx)
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:||1. The punches in the "0" fields of most columns refer to missing data. The exiting voters did not always, for one reason or another, complete the entire questionnaire. 2. Card 1, cols. 68-74. Ignore the data in these columns. They were internal codes referring to congressional disctrict, party of incumbent, party of respondent. They were not double checked and not used by CBS.|
CBS News. CBS News Poll: Washington Election Day Survey, Nov, 1986 [dataset]. USCBS1986-STELEC-WA, Version . CBS News [producer]. Cornell University, Ithaca, NY: Roper Center for Public Opinion Research, RoperExpress [distributor], accessed May-25-2018.
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