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Regional Election Investigation (Middle Franconia)

Resource Type
  • DIVO, Frankfurt
Publication Date
  • DIVO, Frankfurt (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Political Attitudes and Behavior
  • Abstract

    Nationalist tendencies among the voters in Middle Franconia. Topics: Judgement on one´s own economic situation in comparison to earlier; expectations of future economic development (Katona questions); party preference; political knowledge; politician scale; sympathy scale for the SPD, CSU, FDP and NPD; issue ability of the parties; image of the parties and of an ideal party; semantic differential for the FDP; associations with the term ´liberal´; perceived influence of associations and special interest groups on the Bavarian state government; evaluation of the state government; attitude to selected areas of state politics; attitude to a three-party system; judgement on measures against communism; attitude to the NPD; behavior at the polls in previous Federal Parliament and state parliament elections; party preference; memberships; newspapers read; local residency; religiousness. Scales: nationalism, dogmatism, racism, educational goals, understanding of democracy, antisemitism. Demography: possession of durable economic goods; head of household; marital status; employment; occupation; age (classified); school education; vocational training; social origins; party membership; refugee status; religious denomination; sex. Interviewer rating: social class and willingness of respondent to cooperate; number of contact attempts; city size.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1966-05
Geographic Coverage
  • Bavaria (DE-BY)
    Middle Franconia
Sampled Universe
Age: 21-79
Multi-stage random sample
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 717
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA0046 (Type: ZA-No.)

Update Metadata: 2017-12-28 | Issue Number: 83 | Registration Date: 2010-07-21

DIVO, Frankfurt (1966): Regionale Wahluntersuchung (Mittelfranken). Version: 1.0.0. GESIS Datenarchiv. Dataset.