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ICMA Survey Research Datasets - data files - Penn Libraries data resources: Alternative Service Delivery

Overview and Current Release Notes

The International City/County Management Association conducts national surveys of all U.S. counties and ~8,000 U.S. municipalities with populations of 2,500 or greater on topics of interest to local governments, including forms of government, economic development, service delivery, and sustainability. The Penn Libraries acquire individual ICMA survey research microdata datasets on a case-by-case basis.

ICMA provides free online access to ICMA Survey Research poll results through the ICMA Survey Results Documents website.

By using your PennKey to access the ICMA data files below, you are agreeing to follow the appropriate-use guidelines on the ICMA Data Licensing Agreement website.
Do not distribute these datasets to other people.

Alternative Service Delivery survey datasets

An ICMA signature survey conducted every five years, examining the service delivery choices, practices, and policies of local governments. Survey topics covered include adopting, evaluating private service delivery and obstacles in private service delivery.

2017Dataset : 2017_ASD_Survey_Dataset.xlsx
Questionnaire / Codebook : Alternative_Service_Delivery_Survey_Code_Sheet.pdf
Questionnaire / Codebook : Alternative_Service_Delivery_Survey_final.pdf
Other documentation : ASD_2017_Response_Rates.xlsx
Other documentation : ICMA_Survey_Codes_2019.pdf
Other documentation : Survey_Research_Data_Licensing_Agreement.pdf
Related report : 2017_ASD_Summary_Report_Final.pdf
2012Dataset : asd2012fulldata_part_1.xls
Dataset : asd2012fulldata_part_2.xls
Dataset : asd2012fulldata_part_3.xls
Dataset : asd2012fulldata_part_4.xls
Dataset : asd2012fulldata_part_5.xls
Dataset : asd2012fulldata_part_6.xls
Questionnaire / Codebook : 2012_ASD_Survey_Instrument.pdf
Response statistics : Survey_response_table.xls
Other documentation : ICMA_ASD_2012_Survey_Data_Cleaning_Rules.pdf
Other documentation : ICMA_Survey_Codes.pdf
Other documentation : ICMA_survey_research_data_licensing_agreement.pdf
Related report : ICMA_ASD_Survey_Summary_Report.pdf
2007Dataset : asd2007_part1.xls
Dataset : asd2007_part2.xls
Dataset : asd2007_part3.xls
Dataset : asd2007_part4.xls
Dataset : asd2007_part5.xls
Questionnaire / Codebook : Service_Delivery_2007_Survey.pdf
Questionnaire / Codebook : Service_Delivery_2007_code_sheet.pdf
Response statistics : Service_Delivery_2007_Survey_response_table.xls
2002-2003Dataset : asd2002_03_p1_Full_dataset.xls
Dataset : asd2002_03_p2_Full_dataset.xls
Dataset : asd2002_03_p3_Full_dataset.xls
Dataset : asd2002_03_p4_Full_dataset.xls
Questionnaire / Codebook : Service_Delivery_2002_Survey_Instrument.pdf
Response statistics : ASD2002_Survey_Response_Table.xls
1997Dataset : asd1997_p3_full_data_set.xls
Dataset : asd1997_p4_full_data_set.xls
Dataset : asd97_p1_full_data_set.xls
Dataset : asd97_p2_full_data_set.xls
Questionnaire / Codebook : asd_1997_surveyinstrument.pdf
Response statistics : Alternative_Service_Delivery_1997_response_table.xls
1992Dataset : asd1992p1.xls
Dataset : asd1992p2.xls
Dataset : asd1992p3.xls
Dataset : asd1992p4.xls
Questionnaire / Codebook : Alternative_Service_Delivery_1992_Survey_Instrument.pdf
1988Dataset : asd1988p1.xls
Dataset : asd1988p2.xls
Dataset : asd1988p3.xls
Dataset : asd1988p4.xls
Dataset : asd1988p5.xls
Questionnaire / Codebook : asd_1988_Survey_Instrument.pdf
1982Dataset : asd1982p1.xls
Dataset : asd1982p2.xls
Dataset : asd1982p3.xls
Dataset : asd1982p4.xls
Dataset : asd1982p5.xls
Dataset : asd1982p6.xls
Questionnaire / Codebook : Alternative_Service_Delivery_Survey_Instrument_1982.pdf
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