Planned Parenthood representative speaking at rally in response to the Supreme Court ruling Webster v. Reproductive Health Services, Atlanta, Georgia, July 3, 1989.
AJCNS1989-07-03-01d, Atlanta Journal-Constitution Photographic Archives. Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University Library.
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The General Social Survey (GSS) "takes the pulse of America" on a vast number of topics, with national-level data collected beginning in 1972 to present.
RELEVANT VARIABLES under SDA's Controversial Social Issues category:
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Download GSS data to do more sophisticated analyses via statistical software (such as SPSS, SAS, or STATA) - you can download the entire dataset, pre-constructed subsets, or create customized subsets of the data using NESSTAR or SDA. To identify variables for the entire dataset and/or specific years, browse the variables by index online, or browse the entire GSS codebook (download the PDF).
* Date range as of 7/19/2013.
Links to various resources for downloading data for quantitative analysis - keyword search for your topics to find individual datasets: