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US Presidential Data
This data set gives information on the US Presidents from 1789-2019. The following data is included: College, Religion, Number of Children, Age at Inauguration, Year of Inauguration, Date at Death, Political Party, and Occupation

This data set was originally uploaded to StatCrunch via the khoffman2014 user.
statcrunch_featuredNov 13, 20193KB361
US Workforce Participation
This data primarily comes from two sources: Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis and the US Bureau of Labor Statistics .
ColumnDescription
YearThe calendar year for each value
Annual Average Workforce ParticipationDefined by the Bureau of Labor Statistics as "the percentage of the population [16 years and older] that is either employed or unemployed (that is, either working or actively seeking work). Note that 2015's Annual Average is calculated using the first 11 months."
Male Workforce Participation RateAnnual workforce participation rate for males.
Female Workforce Participation RateAnnual workforce participation rate for females.
Male Inactivity Rate Aged 25-54Defined as the proportion of the male population aged 25-54 that is not in the labour force. Common reasons for leaving labour force: college, retirement, stay at home, can't find work and no longer try.
Change in Rate (Male Inactivity Rate Aged 25-54)The change in the inactivity rate calculated as the current year minus the previous year.
Female Inactivity Rate Aged 25-54Defined as the proportion of the female population aged 25-54 that is not in the labour force.
Change in Rate (Female Inactivity Rate Aged 25-54)The change in the inactivity rate calculated as the current year minus the previous year.
Presidential ControlPolitical party of president.
Senate ControlPolitical party of the Senate majority
House ControlPolitical party of the House of Representatives majority.
Legislative Branch (House and Senate)Combined control of Senate and House of Representativs
statcrunch_featuredJun 27, 201710KB3390
US Presidential Election History
This dataset tracks the US presidential election results dating back to 1824. Included is the winning candidate, winning party, popular voting totals, margin of victory, and the electoral college totals. Also included is the name and party of the runner-up along with the percentage of all eligible voters that turned out for the election (Voter Turnout Percentage).
statcrunch_featuredFeb 20, 20185KB3237
US Presidential Data
This data set gives information on the US Presidents from 1789-2019. The following data is included: College, Religion, Number of Children, Age at Inauguration, Year of Inauguration, Date at Death, Political Party, and Occupation
khoffman2014Sep 29, 20193KB354
Responses to Refugees in the United States
Respondents stated whether the U.S. should accept refugees from Iraq and Syria (Accept), the political party they most identify with (Party), and their sex (Sex). The survey was conducted in late 2015 and early 2016.
scsurveyJan 28, 201681KB2105
% voting for Obama and other state statistics
This data set has over 100 statistics (current for 2010-11) for U.S. states obtained from Measure of America. Each state's percentage voting for President Obama in 2012 has been added. Which of the original variables is most highly correlated with this voting percentage? How does this data match the ideas provided by political pundits? See the source for a complete description of all variables.
websterwestFeb 16, 201336KB6548
Responses to The future of the U.S.
This data set was collected via a StatCrunch survey. Respondents were asked if they felt optimistic about the future of the USA, their political affiliation, gender and age.

Check out the original survey here: http://www.statcrunch.com/5.0/survey.php?surveyid=4383&code=MJSEO&groupid=256

Feel free to copy this survey and use for your own data collection.

scsurveyJan 8, 201335KB1823
Federal Food Assistance Participation
This primarily comes from the following source: United States Department of Agriculture: Food and Nutrition Service . This dataset also incorporates data from another StatCrunch dataset: US Workforce Participation

ColumnDescription
YearThe year for each data value
Average Federal Food Assistance Participation in ThousandsNumber of individuals in the US who took part in SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) during the given year.
% US Population on Federal Food Assitance% of US population that is currently in the SNAP program and is receiving aid with food.
Change of % (US Population on Federal Food Assistance)The change in the percentage of the US population that is receiving food assistance from SNAP.
Presidential ControlPolitical party of president.
Senate ControlPolitical party of the Senate majority
House ControlPolitical party of the House of Representatives majority.
Legislative Branch (House and Senate)Combined control of Senate and House of Representativs
Male Inactivity Rate Aged 25-54Defined as the proportion of the male population aged 25-54 that is not in the labour force. Common reasons for leaving labour force: college, retirement, stay at home, can't find work and no longer try.
Change of Rate (Male Inactivity Rate Aged 25-54)The change in the inactivity rate calculated as the current year minus the previous year.
Female Inactivity Rate Aged 25-54Defined as the proportion of the female population aged 25-54 that is not in the labour force.
Change of Rate (Female Inactivity Rate Aged 25-54)The change in the inactivity rate calculated as the current year minus the previous year.
Annual Average Workforce Participation RateDefined by the Bureau of Labor Statistics as "the percentage of the population [16 years and older] that is either employed or unemployed (that is, either working or actively seeking work). Note that 2015's Annual Average is calculated using the first 11 months."
Change of Rate (Annual Workforce Participation Rate)The change in the workforce participation rate calculated as the current year minus the previous year.
statcrunchhelpJan 8, 201610KB1985
Responses to The First Female President Survey
This data set contains responses to a survey conducted at statcrunch.com between November 10th and November 22nd (2010). Respondents were asked to predict the year (Year) that the first female President of the United States would be elected. Respondents were also asked to predict the candidate's party (Candidate Party). Respondents also were asked to provide their political party (Your Party), gender (Gender) and age (Age).
websterwestNov 29, 20109KB1426
Responses to Taxes in the U.S.
Respondents were asked the following questions:
1. What is the largest percentage of one's income that an individual should be expected to pay in taxes? (Tax Percentage)
2. Should capital gains on investment income be taxed at the same rate as an individual's income? (Capitals Gains Same)
3. What is your political affiliation? (Politics)
4. What is your age in years? (Age)

See the original survey at http://www.statcrunch.com/5.0/survey.php?surveyid=4653&code=NJJHM

scsurveyJan 31, 20138KB1064
US Workforce Participation
This data primarily comes from two sources: Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis and the US Bureau of Labor Statistics .
ColumnDescription
YearThe calendar year for each value
Annual Average Workforce ParticipationDefined by the Bureau of Labor Statistics as "the percentage of the population [16 years and older] that is either employed or unemployed (that is, either working or actively seeking work). Note that 2015's Annual Average is calculated using the first 11 months."
Male Workforce Participation RateAnnual workforce participation rate for males.
Female Workforce Participation RateAnnual workforce participation rate for females.
Male Inactivity Rate Aged 25-54Defined as the proportion of the male population aged 25-54 that is not in the labour force. Common reasons for leaving labour force: college, retirement, stay at home, can't find work and no longer try.
Change in Rate (Male Inactivity Rate Aged 25-54)The change in the inactivity rate calculated as the current year minus the previous year.
Female Inactivity Rate Aged 25-54Defined as the proportion of the female population aged 25-54 that is not in the labour force.
Change in Rate (Female Inactivity Rate Aged 25-54)The change in the inactivity rate calculated as the current year minus the previous year.
Presidential ControlPolitical party of president.
Senate ControlPolitical party of the Senate majority
House ControlPolitical party of the House of Representatives majority.
Legislative Branch (House and Senate)Combined control of Senate and House of Representativs
statcrunchhelpJan 7, 201610KB806
President Obama Approval Ratings
This data set was collected via a survey on the StatCrunch site conducted between July 1st and July 22nd (2009). The variables in the data set are Performance (rating on a scale from 1 to 100 of President Obama's job performance), Approve (respondent approves of President Obama's job performance), Party (political party that the respondent most identifies with) and Better (Is President Obama doing a better job than former President Bush?).
websterwestJul 23, 20095KB750
Responses to opinions on global warming survey
This data set was collected via a survey on the StatCrunch site conducted between July 23rd and August 25th (2009). The variables in the data set are Believe (does the respondent believe in global warming), Reason (for the respondent's belief), Party (political party that the respondent most identifies with), Gender (Male or Female) and Age (in years).
websterwestAug 25, 200916KB734
Responses to Presidential Election, 2012
This data set was collected via a StatCrunch survey. Respondents were asked how important various issues would be to the 2012 election using a scale of 1-10 (1 indicates very little importance, 10 indicates extreme importance). They were also asked their political party, age and gender.

Check out the original survey here: http://www.statcrunch.com/5.0/survey.php?surveyid=3509&code=SSCWF&groupid=256

Feel free to copy this survey and use for your own data collection.

scsurveyJul 18, 201214KB646
Responses to opinions on health care reform
This data set consists of responses to a StatCrunch survey that was conducted between August 25th, 2009 and September 8th, 2009. Respondents were asked if they favor President Obama's plan for health care reform (Favor), if they thought the plan would pass Congress (Pass), for the political party they most identify with (Party), for their gender (Gender) and for their age in years (Age).
websterwestSep 8, 20097KB820

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