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2000 TIME SERIES STUDY: PRE-ELECTION WAVE

Administration of the 2000 Pre-election Respondent Booklet:

Question Card/Page Variables Description
A6a, A8a, A10b Page 1 V000330, V000333, V000337 Attention to campaign in various media (5 options)
C1a-C1h, C1j, C1k; C2a-C2d Page 2 V000359-V000372 Feeling Thermometer for 10 individuals; Feeling Thermometer for 4 groups
G1a, G2, G3, G4, G5 Page 3 V000439, V000448, V000455, V000465, V000475 7-point scale (Liberal/Conservative) - placement of self, 4 individuals
K2a-K2g; K3a-K3g; K4a-K4g; Q15a-Q15g Page 4 V000524-V000544, V000855-V000861 4-point scale (Extremely well/Not well at all) on traits describing Al Gore/George Bush Jr./Pat Buchanan; 4-point scale (Extremely well/Not well at all) on traits describing Bill Clinton
L1a-L1f Page 5 V000545, V000551, V000557, V000563, V000569, V000575 7-point scale (Fewer services-reduce spending/More services-increase spending) on gov't providing services - placement for self, 3 individuals, 2 parties
L2a-L2e Page 6 V000581, V000588, V000593, V000598, V000603 7-point scale (Decrease defense spending/Increase defense spending) on defense spending - placement for self, 2 individuals, 2 parties
L3a Page 7 V000608a 7-point scale (gov't insurance plan/private insurance plan) on health insurance - placement for self (half-sample)
L3a.e Page 8 V000608b 7-point scale (private insurance plan/gov't insurance plan) on health insurance - placement for self (half-sample)
L4a-L4e Page 9 V000615, V000621, V000626, V000631, V000636 7-point scale (Job and good standard of living/each person get ahead on own) on job and good standard of living - placement for self, 2 individuals, 2 parties
L5a-L5f Page 10 V000641, V000646, V000651, V000656, V000661, V000666 7-point scale (Gov't should help blacks/blacks should help themselves) on Gov't help for blacks - placement for self, 3 individuals, 2 parties
M1, M1b, M1c Page 11 V000694, V000696, V000698 Opinions on abortion (4 options) - placement for self, 2 individuals
M4a-M4c Page 12 V000707a, V000714, V000719 7-point scale (Protect environment/Jobs and good S.O.L. more important) on the environment and jobs - placement for self, 2 individuals
P1a-P1c Page 13 V000754a, V000761, V000766 7-point scale (Equal role for women/Women's place in the home) on women's rights - placement for self, 2 individuals
P2a, P2b, P2c Page 14 V000771, V000778, V000785 7-point scale (Tougher gov't regulations/Current too much of burden) on regulations on business to protect environment - placement for self, 2 individuals
S3; S4 Page 15 V000874, V000875 How often does R pray? (5 options); How often does R read the Bible (5 options)
S5 Page 16 V000876 Statements about Bible validity (3 options)
Y6(1)-Y6(3) Page 17 V000918-V000920 R's employment (7 options) (Up to 3 mentions)
Y27, Y27a; Y28 Page 18 V000993, V000995, V000996 Estimated income for 1999 (21 categories) (total for family, R; total for just R)
Y31a Page 19 V001013 R's Hispanic group of origin (6 options)
Z2 Page 20 V001015 Community where R was brought up (8 options)