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Financial Investment and Financial Transaction in the Judgement of the Public

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • EMNID, Bielefeld
Publication Date
  • EMNID, Bielefeld (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Saving, Investment of Money
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Income, property and investment/saving
  • Abstract

    Extent to which informed about financial investment forms and their profitability. Topics: Preferred financial investment form; assessment of the forms of investment regarding their security, yield and stability; extent to which informed about interest fluctuations of different forms of investment; interest sensitivity; judgement on the typical monetary characteristics of shares, possession of land, gold, life insurance, retirement insurance, loans and savings account; image of financial institutes; obtaining information for investment decisions; inclination to save; readiness to go into debt; installment purchase. Demography: age (classified); sex; marital status; number of children; religious denomination; school education; vocational training; occupation; employment; household income; size of household; composition of household; self-assessment of social class; state; possession of assets. Interviewer rating: city size.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1963-12 / 1964-01
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
    FRG without West Berlin
Sampled Universe
Age: 16 and older.
Sampling Procedure Comment: Quota sample
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 2003
See also ZA Study No. 0251; there the same question formulations were used.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA0138 (Type: ZA-No.)

Update Metadata: 2020-10-20 | Issue Number: 87 | Registration Date: 2010-07-21

EMNID, Bielefeld (1964): Geldanlage und Geldgeschäft im Urteil des Publikums. Version: 1.0.0. GESIS Datenarchiv. Dataset.