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Forsa-Bus 1994

Version
2.0.0
Resource Type
Dataset
Creator
  • FORSA, Berlin
Publication Date
2013-11-13
Contributor
  • FORSA, Berlin (Data Collector)
Language
German
Classification
  • ZA:
    • Political Attitudes and Behavior
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Mass political behaviour, attitudes / opinion
    • Government, political systems and organisation
    • Elections
Description
  • Abstract

    Evaluation of parties and politicians. Voting behaviour. Topics: Most important current topics; prognosis for the economic situation in Germany and the further course of personal situation of living; the three biggest problems in the Democratic Republic of Germany; Chancellor preference (Scharping or Kohl); the most competent party for overcoming problems in Germany; voting behaviour during the last Bundestag elections (December 1990 as well as October 1993, recall); party preference (opinion poll, first vote, second vote); intent to participate in the election and preference for absentee vote; party sympathy. Demography: sex; year of birth; profession; professional position; academic achievements; size of household and number of 18-year-olds and over present in household; household income; party membership. Additionally coded: Region (Bundesland, Regierungsbezirk, Kreiskennziffer); political size of a community; date of interview; weekday week and month in which interview was carried.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1994-01 / 1994-12
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
Sampled Universe
German-speaking population aged 14 and over
Sampling
Sample according to the RLD procedure
Collection Mode
  • Telephone interview with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 127405
    Number of Variables: 53
Note
The data set contains parts from omnibus surveys conducted by FORSA in a daily rhythm. Each working day approx. 500 interview were conducted.
Availability
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Rights
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA3063 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • WAHLEN (Type: FDZ)
Relations
  • Is new version of
    DOI: 10.4232/1.3063

Update Metadata: 2019-07-24 | Issue Number: 9 | Registration Date: 2013-11-14

FORSA, Berlin (2013): Forsa-Bus 1994. Version: 2.0.0. GESIS Datenarchiv. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.4232/1.11780