Family and Leisure Time (1956)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Forschungsinstitut für Sozial- und Verwaltungswissenschaften, Universität zu Köln
Publication Date
  • Forschungsinstitut fuer Sozial- und Verwaltungswissenschaften, Universitaet zu Koeln (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Family
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Leisure, tourism and sport
    • Family life and marriage
  • Abstract

    Family structure and leisure time behavior. In this study it was attempted to interview the drop-outs from ZA Study No. 0147. Topics: The questionnaire is a shortened version of the instrument used in the 1st survey: leisure time behavior; social contacts; attitude to family; family size; time budget; religiousness; behavior at the polls in the state parliament election 1954; reasons for refusing to participate in the 1st survey attempt; class index; index of authority relations in one´s family. Demography: sex; occupation; employment; income; household income; size of household; housing situation; possession of durable economic goods. Interviewer rating: social class and willingness of respondent to cooperate; assessment of sincerity of responses; presence of other persons; number of contact attempts; length of interview; city and completeness of interview; condition of residence of respondent.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1956-01
Geographic Coverage
  • Cologne (DE-NW-CGN)
Sampled Universe
325 drop-outs from conducting ZA Study No. 0147.
Sampling Procedure Comment: Simple random selection
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 162
For this study the demographic data of the drop-outs are also available.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA0148 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Büschges, Günter: Gebietsauswahl als Auswahlmethode in der empirischen Sozialforschung: Charakteristika, Grundlagen, Probleme und Bedeutung. Köln, Universität, Wirtschafts- und Sozialwissenschaftliche Fakultät, Diss., 1961
  • Scheuch, Erwin K.: Sozialprestige und soziale Schichtung. In: Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie, 1961, Sonderheft 5, S. 65 - 103

Update Metadata: 2020-10-20 | Issue Number: 91 | Registration Date: 2010-07-21