Variable Description

Name
VOTE72
Label
Thinking of the last General Election the one two years ago when the Conservatives were led by Ted Heath and Labour by Harold Wilson, do you remember if you voted then?
Dataset
Value Label Frequency % of valid % of all
-9999 No form 1,611
30.04%
0.00%
1 Voted (Voted in last General Election?) 2,502
46.66%
0.00%
2 Did not vote 1,215
22.66%
0.00%
7 Won't say 6
0.11%
0.00%
8 No answer 11
0.21%
0.00%
9 Don't know 17
0.32%
0.00%
Valid Invalid Min Max
5362 0 -9999 9

Representation

Type
Code List
Selection Style
SelectOne
Codes
Aggregation Method
Unspecified
Temporal
False
Geographic
False

Source Questions

73 a

446 questions before...

What kinds of things would you say help people to "get on in the world", nowadays? ... (prompt) ... and anything else?

Generic text

Thinking of the last general election, the one two years ago when the conservatives were led by Ted Heath and Labour by Harold Wilson, do you remember if you voted then?

1
Voted
2
Did not vote
7
Won't say
9
D/K

Which party did you vote for?

Generic text
32 questions after...
View the complete questionnaire

Lineage

  • 1972 Main Questionnaire Dataset - VOTE72
    Thinking of the last General Election the one two years ago when the Conservatives were led by Ted Heath and Labour by Harold Wilson, do you remember if you voted then?
    • Thinking of the last general election, the one two years ago when the conservatives were led by Ted Heath and Labour by Harold Wilson, do you remember if you voted then?