The Roper Center collection contains public opinion data on an extremely wide range of topics. Topics at a Glance offers users prepared iPOLL and dataset searches, issue briefs, featured dataset descriptions, and charts and graphics on some of the most popular subject areas.

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iPOLL questions on women

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Datasets on women

More resources on women from the archive.

Interpretive analysis

First Ladies

Then and Now: First Ladies

There are few roles in American politics that are as visible and yet as nebulous as that of First Lady ...
Woman doctor at work

Women In The Workplace

Where We Live - WNPR by Lydia Brown (John Dankosky and Chion Wolf contributed to this show) The Equal Pay Act of ...
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The Changing Role of Women

A major political party has for the first time ever a woman, Hillary Rodham Clinton, as the front runner for ...
Superwoman gives way

Superwoman Gives Way

Public Perspective, July/August 2000. In retrospect, the Superwoman concept was less about having it all than doing it all. Read more ...

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American women from 1960s

Attitudes of American Women 1962

The 1960's are a decade characterized by social change, counterculture, and civil disobedience.  From the Stonewall demonstrations to the moon ...

Charts & graphics

Interactive chart of most admired woman

Most Admired Women

Percentage of Americans naming each as the living woman they admire the most in Gallup polls, from all years for ...