This survey was part of a comprehensive research project in South Africa which attempts to assess political opinions and attitudes to other "groups" of the respondents.
Kind of Data
Sample survey data
Unit of Analysis
v1: Edited, anonymised data for public distribution
Data was collected on respondents' contact with other "population groups", the nature of the contact, their opinion of other population groups, and indentification with a particulargroup. Data was collected on respondents' opinion of open public amenities, the county's political future/situation, non-racial sports, and human rights. Data on respondent's exposure to books and media dealing with issues of race was also collected. Background data was collected on: Sex, age, population group, home language, education level, marital status, occupation, income, religion and membership of organizations.
Licensed dataset, accessible under conditions.
At least one copy of any published work or report based in whole or in part on the dataset should be deposited with the South African Data Archive.
Human Sciences Research Council. Intergroup Relations, Political Opinions 1983 [dataset]. Version 1. Pretoria: Human Sciences Research Council [producer], 1983. Cape Town: DataFirst [distributor], 2020. DOI: https://doi.org/10.25828/w9ax-ef86