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Dataset Abstract

Title: Work Trends Poll: American Workers Assess an Economic Disaster [USRUTG2010-WORKTRENDS22]
Survey Sponsor: John J. Heldrich Center for Workforce Development at Rutgers University
Survey Firm: Knowledge Networks
Study Date: July 20-August 5, 2010
Sample: National adult including an oversample of the unemployed and looking for work
Sample Size: 818
Survey Notes: The sample variable (XJOB) is located in Column 68, where 1=General Population Sample and 2) Unemployed Oversample.
Variables: 113
Employment (1); job situation (1); economic problems (1); concerns about job security (3); helping unemployed (1); opinion of certain statements (4); handling the economy (1); economic outlook (2); Obama administration policies (1); restoration of jobs (1); unemployed getting government support (1); government reducing unemployment (1); causes of unemployment (6); ability of unemployed to find job (1); statements on unemployment (7); changes to get a job (1); financial situation More...
Weight: Columns 19-22 (xx.xx) -- Varname: WEIGHT3
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John J. Heldrich Center for Workforce Development at Rutgers University. Work Trends Poll: American Workers Assess an Economic Disaster, Jul, 2010 [dataset]. USRUTG2010-WORKTRENDS22, Version 2. Knowledge Networks [producer]. Cornell University, Ithaca, NY: Roper Center for Public Opinion Research, RoperExpress [distributor], accessed Nov-17-2018.


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