Updates & Announcements

2019


Data Alert: 2016 Methodology File for the 2016 Time Series Studies, for case (V160001_orig)
302252 the variable nrfu_mainstatus should be changed from “1. Responded to Time Series” to “2. Non-respondent (to Time Series).”


Data Alert: 2018 Pilot Study On the initial data release, the variable inputstate has erroneous codes for respondents from Colorado and Connecticut.


Data Alert: 2016 Time Series Study V162032x variable label isn’t fully descriptive. Also, data for V162065x providing turnout-registration data for all respondents having known status, will be available in the next release.


Data Alert: Time Series Cumulative Data File VCF0702 was created using an incorrect variable.


ANES Announcement: 2018 Pilot Study is now available The data and documentation can be downloaded from the Data Center. Also available: the 2018 Pilot Study Auxiliary Unmatched Data File which provides data from an additional 277 unweighted respondents for use in methodological analysis.

2018


ANES Announcement: December 2018 Updates New releases to announce and many people to thank for their ideas and suggestions for the 2018 Pilot.


New release of the 2016 Time Series Study. Previously unreleased variables included. Read the additions on the 2016 Time Series Updates & Errata page. Data can be downloaded in the Data Center.


New release of the auxiliary data file for the 2016 Time Series Study: the ANES 2016 Methodology File. This file includes thousands of variables concerning the 2016 data collection that will be of use for methodological analysis.


New release of the Cumulative Data File. This release includes remaining 2016 data which were previously not available. Data are now available in the Data Center.


New entry added to the Cumulative Data File Updates & Errata, 2016 Time Series Updates & Errata, 2012 Time Series Updates & Errata, 2008 Time Series Updates and Errata, 2004 Time Series Updates & Errata and the 2000 Time Series Updates & Errata pages regarding an issue with the defense spending 7 point scale.


ANES News : updates about the new 2016 Time series Address-Level Supplemental data on Voters and the new Question Search Tool.


The ANES 2016 Time Series Address-Level Supplemental Data on Voters are now available in the Data Center. These data provide voter turnout information for individuals living at the addresses that were sampled for the ANES 2016 Time Series Study, including non-respondents.


New erratum for the CDF: It has been discovered that the 1988 question on preferential hiring of blacks (V880856) is comparable to VCF0867. Data for 1988 were not included in VCF0867 due to an error in the 1988 codebook documentation for V880856. The 1988 data will be added in the next CDF release.


New erratum for the 1988 Time Series Study: Web cases in 2016 Time Series Study variable V161317 require a recoding of values as follows: code 0 to 4, code 1 to 0, code 2 to 1, code 3 to 2, and code 4 to 3.


The ANES 2016 Time Series Voter Validation Supplemental Data are now available in the Data Center.

2017


Updated data files for the ANES Recruitment Pretest Study are now available in the Data Center This update includes a post-stratification weight variable that can be used for substantive analyses on the pre-election and post-election questionnaire data.


The Methodological Disclosure Document  for the 2016 Time Series Study is now available from the study page.


Redacted open-end responses from the 2016 Time Series Study can now be downloaded from the study page.


As part of the 2008 Coding Project, data and reports for the following topics are now available: Candidate Likes/Dislikes, Election Outcome and Party Likes/Dislikes.


The ANES 2016 Recruitment Pretest Study is now available in the Data Center.


Updated data files for the ANES 2016 Time Series Study are now available in the Data Center New variables have been added.


New errata for the 2016 Time Series: Several updates were made including important changes to Party ID.


New errata for the 2016 Time Series: We are preparing a corrected dataset for release as soon as possible.


2016 Time Series questionnaires are now available.


Data collection for the 2016 Time Series has ended.

2016


The ANES 2012 Time Series Voter Validation Supplemental Data are now available in the Data Center


Initial release of the 2016 Pilot Study is now available for download from the Data Center.


Papers from several conferences held in 1977 and 1978 are now available to read from the Conferences page. Although we cannot guarantee this archive is absolutely complete, we’ve done our best to include as much of the conference material as possible.


Announcement: The Online Commons Comments Period is open through February 18


Announcement: 6 days left to propose questions for inclusion on the ANES 2016 Time Series Study.


The ANES Guide to Public Opinion now includes data from the 2012 study.


Announcement: 30 days left to propose questions for inclusion on the ANES 2016 Time Series Study.

2015


Announcement: OC Pilot Study deadline has passed, but you can still participate.


The ANES OC will accept proposals until 3:00 p.m. Eastern Time on September 14, 2015. We need your input. Read more


ANES began accepting proposals for questions to include on our 2016 Pilot Study and the ANES 2016 Time Series Study. Proposals may be submitted through the Online Commons. Please note the OC no longer requires registration, membership or a password. Let us know what you think!


New errata for the 1996 Time Series: Incorrect variable referenced in the appendix.


New errata for the 1996 Time Series: The variable label for V960005B contains an error.


New errata for the 2008 Time Series: Release correcting AMP module variables.


New errata for the Cumulative Data File: An error in variables VCF9073 and VCF9076-9079 has been discovered.


The ANES Bibliography has been updated. Help us keep the Bibliography current: use our online form to submit your work.


New errata for the Cumulative Data File: Variable VCF9040 is missing data


New errata for the Cumulative Data File: An error in variable VCF9080 has been discovered


The new Online Commons opened today for comments on our planned changes to the race and ethnicity variables on the CDF. The Online Commons no longer requires registration, membership or a password. Everyone is encouraged to participate.


Re-Release of the 2008 Time Series study is available from the Data Center.


Re-Release of the 2012 Time Series study is available from the Data Center.