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Title: Work Trends Poll: Views on Unemployment [USRUTG2013-WORKTRENDS27]
Survey Sponsor: John J. Heldrich Center for Workforce Development at Rutgers University
Survey Firm: GfK Knowledge Networks
Study Date: January 9-16, 2013
Sample: National adult including an oversample of the employed and unemployed and looking for work
Sample Size: 1090
Survey Notes: The sample variable (XEMPLOY) is located in Column 74, where 1=General Population Sample, 2) Employed Oversample and 3) Unemployed Oversample.
Variables: 84
Confidence in government progress (1); economic progress (1); future economic conditions (1); government reducing unemployment (1); politicians to better handle economy (1); good time to find a job (1); concern about employment issues (3); way to help the unemployed (1); cause of high unemployment (1); recession affecting economy (1); time to recover from recession (1); certain economic indicators returning or ending (7); jobs lost in recession (4); group responsible for More...
Weight: Columns 317-324 (xxxx.xxxx) -- Varname: WEIGHT1N
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John J. Heldrich Center for Workforce Development at Rutgers University. Work Trends Poll: Views on Unemployment, Jan, 2013 [dataset]. USRUTG2013-WORKTRENDS27, Version 2. GfK Knowledge Networks [producer]. Cornell University, Ithaca, NY: Roper Center for Public Opinion Research, RoperExpress [distributor], accessed Nov-17-2018.


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