Harris 1979 ABC News Survey No.792113

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This Harris 1979 ABC news survey "investigates attitudes about the economy, the Catholic Church and presidential candidates" (The ODUM Institute, http://www.irss.unc.edu/odum/jsp/home.jsp). "Questions focus on big business, tax cuts, preference for Jimmy Carter or Edward Kennedy for the Democratic presidential nomination, and attitudes toward the authority of the Roman Catholic Church. Chrysler, labor unions, price and wage controls" (The ODUM Institute, http://www.irss.unc.edu/odum/jsp/home.jsp).

Data File
Cases: 1,497
Variables: 96
Weight Variable: None
Data Collection
Date Collected: August 1979
Funded By
Louis Harris and Associates, Inc.
Collection Procedures
Harris - conducted telephone interviews
Sampling Procedures
Harris obtained a cross-section sample of the U.S. population, 18 years and over.