The 2017 French Election Study (FES 2017): a post-electoral cross-sectional survey
GB : Palgrave Macmillan
360 - 370 p.
French elections, Election studies, Data quality, Sampling, Turnout overreporting
This article describes a post-electoral cross-sectional survey conducted after the French presidential election of 2017. The French Election Study consists in a national representative sample of 1830 people, who were interviewed face-to-face in the days following the second round. The paper introduces the questionnaire and the methodology used. Data quality is also discussed in comparison with previous French cross-sectional presidential election studies.