Residence Experience III, Federal Republic

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Silbermann, Alphons (Forschungsinstitut für Soziologie, Universität zu Köln)
Publication Date
  • EMNID, Bielefeld (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Patterns of Consumption
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Housing
  • Abstract

    Sociological investigation about residence. Topics: Information on living room furnishing and use of living space; number of living-rooms; assessment of the residence experience; items of furniture taken over or inherited; desired living room furnishing; leisure activities differentiating according to Saturdays and working days; circle of friends. Demography: age (classified); sex; marital status; number of children; religious denomination; religiousness; school education; occupation; employment; household income; size of household; state. Interviewer rating: city size; social class of respondent.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1962-03 / 1962-04
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
    FRG without West Berlin
Sampled Universe
Age: 16 and older.
Sampling Procedure Comment: Two-stage random selection
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 2100
    Number of Variables: 24
ZA Study Nos. 0129 and 0130 were conducted as preliminary investigation for this study. The current data of this study are part of an omnibus survey.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA0131 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Silbermann, Alphons: Vom Wohnen der Deutschen: Eine soziologische Studie über das Wohnerlebnis. Köln: Westdeutscher Verlag 1963
  • Scheuch, Erwin K.: Sozialprestige und soziale Schichtung. In: Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie, 1961, Sonderheft 5, S. 65 - 103

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 90 | Registration Date: 2010-07-21