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The Resource Northwest Area Foundation Horizons Social Indicators Survey, 2004-2005, Northwest Area FoundationUniversity of Oregon. Oregon Survey Research Laboratory, (electronic resource)

Northwest Area Foundation Horizons Social Indicators Survey, 2004-2005, Northwest Area FoundationUniversity of Oregon. Oregon Survey Research Laboratory, (electronic resource)

Label
Northwest Area Foundation Horizons Social Indicators Survey, 2004-2005
Title
Northwest Area Foundation Horizons Social Indicators Survey, 2004-2005
Statement of responsibility
Northwest Area FoundationUniversity of Oregon. Oregon Survey Research Laboratory
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The purpose of the study was to gather information pertinent to community, neighborhood, local government, and community-based activities in order to find ways to reduce poverty throughout the Northwestern states of Idaho, Iowa, Minnesota, Montana, Oregon, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Washington. The survey first asked the respondents to name their place of residence (in terms of state, county, and town), how long they had lived at their residence, and how much longer they planned to reside there. Then a sequence of questions asked respondents for their thoughts about the community, such as how they felt about it, whether they felt they belonged, whether they were fairly treated or excluded from the community, and how safe they felt walking around their community at night. They were also asked about the attitudes of individuals and the relationships between community members. The survey further asked about community involvement, group membership, and social participation, access to outside sources for problem-solving, and how well the members cooperated with one another (in groups and in neighborhoods) when they disagreed. The questionnaire also asked respondents to assess how well people of different ethnic groups interacted with the community as a whole and within groups, organizations, and activities. It asked for respondents' assessment of government services for the community, their trust in government as well as members and leaders of local groups (business, ethnic, and religious), and the cooperation of the community in emergencies. Respondents were asked to evaluate their ability to make a positive impact in their community and the ability of people and groups to provide assistance to the poverty-stricken and to reduce the number of those in poverty. Moreover, the survey asked respondents about the presence of leadership programs ... Cf.: http://dx.doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR21181
Member of
Additional physical form
Also available as downloadable files.
Cataloging source
ICPSR
Characteristic
numeric data
Date time place
Start: 2004-08-23; and end: 2004-12-09
Geographic coverage
Idaho, Iowa, Minnesota, Montana, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, United States, Washington.
Government publication
unknown if item is government publication
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Northwest Area Foundation (U.S.)
  • Oregon Survey Research Laboratory
  • Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research
Series statement
ICPSR
Series volume
21181
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Access to information
  • Communication
  • Communities
  • Community development
  • Community involvement
  • Community leaders
  • Community organizations
  • Community participation
  • Community power
  • Economic conditions
  • Government
  • Government performance
  • Job opportunities
  • Leadership
  • Living conditions
  • Memberships
  • Neighbors
  • Newspapers
  • Place of residence
  • Political participation
  • Poverty
  • Race relations
  • Residents
  • Social activism
  • Social attitudes
  • Social environment
  • Social interaction
  • Social isolation
  • Social networks
  • Trust in government
  • Voting behavior
Target audience
specialized
Label
Northwest Area Foundation Horizons Social Indicators Survey, 2004-2005, Northwest Area FoundationUniversity of Oregon. Oregon Survey Research Laboratory, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from ICPSR DDI metadata of 2009-04-22
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
mixed
Contents
Part 1: All Horizons Communities, Public-Use; Part 2: All Horizons Communities, Restricted-Use
Control code
MIU01000000000000007093495
Dimensions
unknown
File format
multiple file formats
Governing access note
AVAILABLE. This study is freely available to ICPSR member institutions
Level of compression
unknown
Note
MU: Records downloaded from ICPSR site on Dec. 8, 2009.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn436450425
  • (OCoLC)436450425
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR21181
  • (OCoLC)ocn436450425
  • (OCoLC)436450425
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR21181
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Type of computer file
2 datasets.
Label
Northwest Area Foundation Horizons Social Indicators Survey, 2004-2005, Northwest Area FoundationUniversity of Oregon. Oregon Survey Research Laboratory, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Title from ICPSR DDI metadata of 2009-04-22
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
mixed
Contents
Part 1: All Horizons Communities, Public-Use; Part 2: All Horizons Communities, Restricted-Use
Control code
MIU01000000000000007093495
Dimensions
unknown
File format
multiple file formats
Governing access note
AVAILABLE. This study is freely available to ICPSR member institutions
Level of compression
unknown
Note
MU: Records downloaded from ICPSR site on Dec. 8, 2009.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn436450425
  • (OCoLC)436450425
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR21181
  • (OCoLC)ocn436450425
  • (OCoLC)436450425
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR21181
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Type of computer file
2 datasets.

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