Reports of voting in the 1992 U.S. Presidential election.
Survey data containing self-reports of vote choice in the 1992 U.S. Presidential election, with numerous covariates, from the 1992 American National Election Studies.
A data frame with 909 observations on the following 10 variables.
a factor with levels
a numeric vector, 1 if the respondent reports identifying with the Democratic party, 0 otherwise.
a numeric vector, 1 if the respondent reports identifying with the Republican party, 0 otherwise
a numeric vector, 1 if the respondent is female, 0 otherwise
a numeric vector, -1 if the respondent reports that their personal financial situation has gotten worse over the last 12 months, 0 for no change, 1 if better
a numeric vector, -1 if the respondent reports that national economic conditions have gotten worse over the last 12 months, 0 for no change, 1 if better
a numeric vector, squared difference between respondent's self-placement on a scale measure of political ideology and the respondent's placement of the Democratic candidate, Bill Clinton
a numeric vector, squared ideological distance of the respondent from the Republican candidate, President George H.W. Bush
a numeric vector, squared ideological distance of the respondent from the Reform Party candidate, Ross Perot
These data are unweighted. Refer to the original data source for weights that purport to correct for non-representativeness and non-response.
Alvarez, R. Michael and Jonathan Nagler. 1995. Economics, issues and the Perot candidacy: Voter choice in the 1992 Presidential election. American Journal of Political Science. 39:714-44.
Miller, Warren E., Donald R. Kinder, Steven J. Rosenstone and the National Election Studies. 1999. National Election Studies, 1992: Pre-/Post-Election Study. Center for Political Studies, University of Michigan: Ann Arbor, Michigan.
Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research. Study Number 1112. http://dx.doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR01112.
Jackman, Simon. 2009. Bayesian Analysis for the Social Sciences.
Wiley: Hoboken, New Jersey. Examples 8.7 and 8.8.
Dataset imported from https://www.r-project.org.