PRRI Religion & Politics Tracking Poll, March 2013

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The Religion & Politics Tracking Poll was conducted by Public Religion Research Institute to examine attitudes on breaking news and emerging issues at the intersection of religion and politics. This survey examined public attitudes toward same-sex marriage. Questions explored attitudes toward the federal government recognizing same-sex marriages, adoption of children, and changes in attitudes towards same-sex marriage.

Data File
Cases: 1,028
Variables: 72
Weight Variable: WEIGHT
Data Collection
Date Collected: March 6-10, 2013
Original Survey (Instrument)
PRRI Religion and Politics Tracking Survey March 2013
Funded By
Public Religion Research Institute
Collection Procedures
The survey was designed and conducted by Public Religion Research Institute. Results of the survey were based on bilingual (Spanish and English) RDD telephone interviews conducted between March 6-10, 2013 by professional interviewers under the direction of Social Science Research Solutions (SSRS).
Sampling Procedures
Interviews were conducted among a random sample of 1,028 adults, 18 years of age or older in the continental United States (415 respondents were interviewed on a cell phone).
Principal Investigators
Robert P. Jones and Daniel Cox
Notes on Weighted Data
The final sample was weighted to five different parameters -- age, sex, geographic region, education and telephone usage -- to ensure reliable and accurate representation of the total adult population

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