Regional Election Investigation (Rhineland-Palatinate)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • DIVO, Frankfurt
Publication Date
  • DIVO, Frankfurt (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Political Attitudes and Behavior
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion
    • Government, political systems and organisation
    • Elections
  • Abstract

    Nationalist tendencies in the constituency in Rhineland-Palatinate. Topics: Judgement on one´s own economic situation in comparison to earlier; expectations of future economic development (Katona questions); political knowledge; politician scale; sympathy scale for the SPD, CDU, FDP and NPD; knowledge about party affiliation of state politicians; attitude to the NPD; semantic differential for the FDP; characteristics of an ideal party; preferred coalition at state level; evaluation of state government; attitude to selected questions of state politics and a three-party system; associations with the term ´national´; behavior at the polls in the Federal Parliament election 1965 and in the state parliament election 1963; voting intent in the next state parliament election; party preference (Sunday question and pair comparison); religiousness; memberships. Scales: nationalism, understanding of democracy, antisemitism. Demography: possession of durable economic goods; head of household; marital status; employment; occupation; age (classified); school education; vocational training; sources of information; refugee status; sex. Interviewer rating: social class and willingness of respondent to cooperate; number of contact attempts; city size.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1966-06 / 1966-07
Geographic Coverage
  • Rhineland-Palatinate (DE-RP)
Sampled Universe
Age: 21-79
Sampling Procedure Comment: Multi-stage random sample
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 666
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA0047 (Type: ZA-No.)

Update Metadata: 2020-10-20 | Issue Number: 93 | Registration Date: 2010-07-21