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The Resource Northwest Area Foundation Social Indicators Survey, September-December 2003, University of Oregon. Oregon Survey ResearchLaboratoryNorthwest Area Foundation, (electronic resource)

Northwest Area Foundation Social Indicators Survey, September-December 2003, University of Oregon. Oregon Survey ResearchLaboratoryNorthwest Area Foundation, (electronic resource)

Label
Northwest Area Foundation Social Indicators Survey, September-December 2003
Title
Northwest Area Foundation Social Indicators Survey, September-December 2003
Statement of responsibility
University of Oregon. Oregon Survey ResearchLaboratoryNorthwest Area Foundation
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This study was designed to obtain information regarding community, neighborhood, local government, and community-based activities in an effort to discover ways of reducing poverty in the Northwestern states of Idaho, Iowa, Minnesota, Montana, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, and Washington. Respondents were asked a series of questions relating to their attitudes toward their place of residence. They were asked how long they had lived at their current place of residence, what was the best thing about living there, and what changes they would make. Respondents were asked more specific questions about their immediate community and neighborhood such as whether they felt safe walking around during the day and at night, whether there were job opportunities, and how they perceived race relations and living conditions in their community. They were asked whether or not people in their community shared similar values as well as what sorts of attitudes people in their community had. For example, respondents were asked whether there was a sense of belonging, hope, worry, pride, anger, or boredom among members of their community. They were also asked about the importance of feeling like a member of a community and about their personal relationships with fellow neighbors. Other questions concerned their involvement in public affairs, from what sources they received their news, whether or not they trusted those news sources, and with what frequency they read the newspaper. Respondents were asked if they felt the government had the greatest responsibility in caring for citizens and whether the government cared more about individuals or larger interests. Respondents were also asked about their social activism such as volunteer work, donating blood, and attending government meetings. Other questions asked about their voting history, as well as their involvement with local church, sp... Cf.: http://dx.doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR04694
Member of
Additional physical form
Also available as downloadable files.
Cataloging source
ICPSR
Characteristic
combination
Date time place
Start: 2003-09; and end: 2003-12
Geographic coverage
Idaho, Iowa, Minnesota, Montana, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Washington.
Government publication
unknown if item is government publication
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Oregon Survey Research Laboratory
  • Northwest Area Foundation (U.S.)
  • Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research
Series statement
ICPSR
Series volume
4694
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Citizenship
  • Communities
  • Community involvement
  • Community organizations
  • Community participation
  • Community power
  • Economic conditions
  • Government
  • Job opportunities
  • Living conditions
  • Neighbors
  • Political participation
  • Place of residence
  • Race relations
  • Residents
  • Social attitudes
  • Social activism
  • Social environment
  • Social isolation
  • Trust in government
  • Voting behavior
Target audience
specialized
Label
Northwest Area Foundation Social Indicators Survey, September-December 2003, University of Oregon. Oregon Survey ResearchLaboratoryNorthwest Area Foundation, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from ICPSR DDI metadata of 2008-01-04
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
mixed
Contents
Part 1: Public File; Part 2: Restricted File
Control code
MIU01000000000000005642090
Dimensions
unknown
File format
multiple file formats
Governing access note
The terms of use for this study can be found at http://www.icpsr.umich.edu/cocoon/ICPSR/TERMS/04694.xml 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)190871858
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR04694
  • (OCoLC)ocn190871858
  • (OCoLC)190871858
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR04694
  • (OCoLC)ocn190871858
System details
Mode of access: Internet
Type of computer file
1 data file + machine-readable documentation (PDF) + SAS setup file + SPSS setup file + Stata setup file.
Label
Northwest Area Foundation Social Indicators Survey, September-December 2003, University of Oregon. Oregon Survey ResearchLaboratoryNorthwest Area Foundation, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Title from ICPSR DDI metadata of 2008-01-04
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
mixed
Contents
Part 1: Public File; Part 2: Restricted File
Control code
MIU01000000000000005642090
Dimensions
unknown
File format
multiple file formats
Governing access note
The terms of use for this study can be found at http://www.icpsr.umich.edu/cocoon/ICPSR/TERMS/04694.xml 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)190871858
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR04694
  • (OCoLC)ocn190871858
  • (OCoLC)190871858
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR04694
  • (OCoLC)ocn190871858
System details
Mode of access: Internet
Type of computer file
1 data file + machine-readable documentation (PDF) + SAS setup file + SPSS setup file + Stata setup file.

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