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Title: Roper Fortune # 3: General/Politics/Business & Government/Buying [USRFOR1938-003]
Survey Sponsor: Fortune Magazine
Survey Firm: The Roper Organization
Study Date: November 1-30, 1938
Sample: National adult
Sample Size: 5171
Survey Notes: None
Variables: 181
Job opportunities for high school graduates (1); high school student/college graduate has better chance of earning living (1); foreign countries (2); Czechoslovakia (2); war in Europe (3); United States reaction to invasions in other countries (6); preventing Hitler and Mussolini invasions (1); President Franklin D. Roosevelt (3); 1940 Republican presidential nomination (1); business and government (4); top limit for incomes (2); taxes (1); financial support from government/private More...
Weight: None
Usage Note: This dataset has been converted from column binary. Do not use column locations on the questionnaire as they refer to the column binary file. Please refer to the ASCII data locations (found in the documentation PDF) instead. For multiple response items, 1=Item Chosen and 0=Not Chosen. Verification of frequencies has been made against public record. Refer to this article for a full explanation of the Economic Level variable:

Fortune Magazine. Roper Fortune # 3: General/Politics/Business & Government/Buying, Nov, 1938 [dataset]. USRFOR1938-003, Version 3. The Roper Organization [producer]. Cornell University, Ithaca, NY: Roper Center for Public Opinion Research, RoperExpress [distributor], accessed Dec-15-2018.


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