The Southern Illinois Poll: Spring 2012
Citation: Leonard, Charles; Jackson, John ; Grant, Tobin. The Southern Illinois Poll: Spring 2012. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2014-08-27. http://doi.org/10.3886/E14471V2
Persistent URL: http://doi.org/10.3886/E14471V2
The 2012 Southern Illinois Poll interviewed 400 registered voters in 18 southern Illinois counties. The sample of voters came from the Southern Illinois counties of Alexander, Franklin, Gallatin, Hamilton, Hardin, Jackson, Jefferson, Johnson, Massac, Perry, Pope, Pulaski, Randolph, Saline, Union, Washington, White, and Williamson. For the entire sample, the statistical margin for error of plus or minus 4.9 percentage points at the 95 percent confidence level.
Areas covered by the poll are: general outlook, Illinois 2012 primary election, quality of life issues, and Illinois budget. The data also include a series of questions regarding property rights and eminent domain. Another series investigates public disclosure of elected officials. Wealth and income inequality are also queried. Demographic information is also included, covering age, race, gender, income, political party affiliation, political ideology, employment, household income, and religious activities. ZIP codes and other geographic locators are included.
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