Restricted Data Access:
Data and materials from the American National Election Studies (ANES) that have been identified as being of potential risk to respondent confidentiality are not publicly released. Access to Restricted Data can be requested only through a strict application process (click here for more information), and only for the purpose of scientific and public policy research. Particularly sensitive data - such as names and street addresses - will never be made available.
Many Restricted Data files have been pre-prepared by ANES personnel. These files fall into two categories including:
Please contact the ANES staff to determine whether the data in which you are interested are available.
Data and materials that are not pre-prepared may require special processing by ANES personnel. ANES may assess a charge for the actual costs involved in preparing the requested Restricted Data pursuant to an approved application.
Please contact us by email to "firstname.lastname@example.org" with any questions you might have.