Gallup International Association

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Not to be confused with Gallup (company).
This article is about an association of polling organizations. For other uses, see Gallup.

The Gallup International Association (GIA) is an association of polling organizations registered in Zurich, Switzerland. The Gallup International Association was founded in May 1947. Dr. George H. Gallup served as its first President, until his death in 1984.[1][2]

Gallup, Inc. and the Gallup International Association (GIA) are involved in a legal dispute over the use of the Gallup name.[3]

In 2010, GIA merged with the market research company Worldwide Independent Network (WIN) to form WIN/GIA.[4][5]


  1. ^ "Gallup International". Retrieved November 30, 2010. 
  2. ^ Wolfgang Donsbach and Michael W. Traugott (2007). The SAGE handbook of public opinion research. Social Science. 
  3. ^ "Gallup International Association vs. Gallup Inc". Retrieved November 30, 2010. 
  4. ^ "The Gallup International and WIN associations Unite". July 30, 2010. 
  5. ^ James Verrinder (May 12, 2010). "Gallup International Association and WIN Network strike merger deal". Research. 

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