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Republican Presidential Candidate Knowledgeable 1980-2008

  '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92 '94 '96 '98 '00 '02 '04 '08
Extremely Well : 22 ** 29 ** 22 ** 22 ** 21 ** 16 ** 19 23
Quite Well : 49 ** 48 ** 61 ** 61 ** 63 ** 55 ** 41 55
Not Too Well : 21 ** 16 ** 15 ** 15 ** 15 ** 22 ** 26 17
Not Well at All: 8 ** 7 ** 2 ** 2 ** 2 ** 7 ** 14 5
N   1471   2159   1936   2436   1644   1710   1197 1118

PERCENTAGE WITHIN STUDY YEAR
Table 7C.6
Source: The American National Election Studies
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QUESTION TEXT:

"Think about {the republican presidential candidate}. In your opinion,
does the phrase KNOWLEDGEABLE describe {the republican 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 VCF0366 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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