2008 Election Studies
The Type & Politics Poll was a serial poll of participants who were knowledgeable of Carl Jung's theory of psychological types and the MBTI. The poll asked participants to respond to questions about various politicians, political orientations, and political opinions with respect to the 2008 presidential election. The purpose of the poll was to provide insights into the relationships between personality and political orientations.
The first rounds of the poll were conducted during the first full week of November 2007, February 2008, May 2008, and August 2008. The final round of the Poll was conducted during the week prior to the November 2008 U.S. presidential elections. Results and discussion for the various rounds of the Poll can be found by clicking on the links in the menu on the right or at the top. The first link for each poll presents the basic responses to the survey for that period (frequency distributions and type tables). The second link for each round of the poll presents statistical analyses of the data from that round and a discussion of the results of these analyses.