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Democratic Presidential Candidate Strong Leader 1980-2008

  '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92 '94 '96 '98 '00 '02 '04 '08
Extremely Well : 6 ** 12 ** 12 ** 12 ** 15 ** 15 ** 13 24
Quite Well : 30 ** 37 ** 45 ** 51 ** 46 ** 43 ** 40 41
Not Too Well : 40 ** 38 ** 35 ** 31 ** 28 ** 30 ** 33 26
Not Well at All: 23 ** 13 ** 8 ** 7 ** 12 ** 11 ** 14 9
N   1495   1952   1818   2178   1699   1687   1131 1111

PERCENTAGE WITHIN STUDY YEAR
Table 7C.4
Source: The American National Election Studies
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QUESTION TEXT:

"Think about {the democratic presidential candidate}. In your opinion,
does the phrase PROVIDES STRONG LEADERSHIP describe {the democratic
presidential candidate} extremely well, quite well, not too well or
not well at all?"


Graph of Response:


Percent among demographic groups who responded:

 
 
NOTE: This question was administered to a half-sample in 2008.

This question is variable VCF0356 in the ANES Cumulative Data File dataset.
Consult the Cumulative Data File codebook for complete question text and annotation.
Weight variable VCF0009z was used to produce this table (see weight documentation)

(Table generated: 05NOV15)


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