How do I get microdata from Gallup Analytics?


The University Libraries' license with Gallup requires us to manage individual access to the microdata (individual response-level data). To start the process of requesting data, e-mail In the e-mail, describe the dataset, variables, and time period you need. These data are only available to current George Mason faculty, students, and staff.

Gallup Datasets Available
GPSS Polling Series 2001-present Methodology
World Poll 2006-present

Variable Lookup

Methodology & Codebook


U.S. Daily 2008 – present. 2018 and later includes Well Being variables. Methodology
Panel COVID-19 March 2020 - present  
Confidence in Institutions 1973 - 2022  














George Mason Libraries receives copies of the codebooks with each dataset update. We will provide you with a PDF copy of the codebook with your data request.

Gallup Analytics Usage Guidelines

George Mason University users may download, use, and manipulate the data. They may create reports and publish externally, redistribute, and manipulate such reports, so long as such externally distributed reports do not contain only Gallup data and so long as Gallup data are not included in a report in a quantity or specificity that could reasonably be deemed to be a substitute for acquiring the data from Gallup. Reports must include attribution when Gallup data are included without modification or are used as a direct source of analysis.

All of Gallup, Inc.’s content is protected by copyright. Neither the client nor the participants shall copy, modify, resell, reuse, or distribute the program materials beyond the scope of what is agreed upon in writing by Gallup, Inc. Any violation of this Agreement shall be considered a breach of contract and misuse of Gallup, Inc.’s intellectual property.


  • Last Updated Mar 15, 2023
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  • Answered By Wendy Mann

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