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Regional Election Investigation (Berlin)

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

    Judgement on parties and politicians. Topics: Judgement on the general economic situation; political extent to which informed and sources of political information; satisfaction with the work of the Berlin senate; judgement on the SPD/FDP coalition; assessment of the influence of the FDP on the senate policies; sympathy scale for the SPD, CDU, FDP, NPD as well as for various Federal and local politicians; judgement on the development of the FDP; semantic differential for the FDP; preferred government coalition after the election in Berlin; judgement on measures for reunification and reduction of tension; attitude to the speaker exchange of SED and SPD; disadvantages of a three-party system; associations with the terms ´liberal´ and ´conservative´; characteristics of an ideal party; issue ability of the parties; attitude to selected questions of Berlin policies of the senate and Federal Government; attitude to new construction of a Parliament Building in Bonn; party preference. Demography: head of household; marital status; employment; occupation; age (classified); school education; vocational training; membership; sources of information; religiousness; religious denomination; sex; media usage; possession of durable economic goods. Interviewer rating: social class and willingness of respondent to cooperate; number of contact attempts.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1966-06 / 1966-07
Geographic Coverage
  • Berlin (DE-BE)
    West Berlin
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: 673
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA0048 (Type: ZA-No.)

Update Metadata: 2020-10-20 | Issue Number: 94 | Registration Date: 2010-07-21

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