Information

election polling information since 1940s

http://dx.doi.org/10.7910/DVN/8421DX

all dataset (all) — datasets linked through Party Facts

first imported on 22 May 2018 and last updated on 11 November 2018

Reference

Jennings, Will, and Christopher Wlezien. 2018. “Election Polling Errors across Time and Space.” Nature Human Behaviour 2(4): 276–83.

Import "readme.txt"

Source

  • Jennings, Will, and Christopher Wlezien. 2018. “Election Polling Errors across Time and Space.” Nature Human Behaviour 2(4): 276–83.
  • Jennings, Will. 2017. "Replication Data for: Election Polling Errors across Time and Space", https://doi.org/10.7910/DVN/8421DX, Harvard Dataverse. V2. UNF:6:fNeyt86bIJtgIJnhkzydLA==

Import

  • party names
  • "Nature-Dataverse-Codebook-v2.0.pdf" into html with Acrobat and into Excel
  • manual clean-up for party name import
  • first/last year and share from dataset -- see script

Todo later

  • import parties from presidential elections