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Federal Politics 1960

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

    Political attitudes and political extent to which informed of the population. Judgement on parties and politicians. Topics: Interest in the television discussion of the American candidates for president and supporter of such a discussion in the Federal Republic; preferred federal chancellor and successor for Adenauer; estimated age of Adenauer; attitude to further conducting business of the government by Adenauer; election prediction for the next Federal Parliament election; assessment of the position of the FDP between the major parties; perceived coalition possibilities after the election; perceived influence of individual party leaders on the parties; desired East-West orientation of the FRG; preferred party system; image of the parties; party preference; behavior at the polls in the Federal Parliament election 1957; attitude to foreign aid; associations with the terms ´national´ and ´liberal´; judgement on the influence of the church on cultural life; assumed changes in an SPD government; television habits; memberships; self-assessment of social class. Demography: sex; age (classified); marital status; employment; occupation; school education; income (classified); household income; possession of durable economic goods; size of household; religious denomination; refugee status; state. Interviewer rating: social class of respondent; housing situation.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1960-11
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
    FRG without West Berlin
Sampled Universe
Age: 20 and older.
Sampling Procedure Comment: Quota sample
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 2048
    Number of Variables: 90
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA0068 (Type: ZA-No.)

Update Metadata: 2020-10-20 | Issue Number: 92 | Registration Date: 2010-07-21

INTERMARKET, Düsseldorf (1966): Bundespolitik 1960. Version: 1.0.0. GESIS Datenarchiv. Dataset.