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Situation of Old People in North Rhine-Westphalia (Private Households)

Version
1.0.0
Resource Type
Dataset
Creator
  • DIVO, Frankfurt
Publication Date
1959
Contributor
  • DIVO, Frankfurt (Data Collector)
Language
German
Classification
  • ZA:
    • Family
Description
  • Abstract

    Residential and life situation of old people in private households. Topics: Residential furnishings and size of residence; satisfaction with residential area; amount of rent; frequency of contact with the children and other social relations; annual vacation and vacation destination; club membership and offices taken on; attitude to old people´s homes; concepts of an old people´s home into which one would be willing to move; daily activities; general condition of health and age complaints; conduct given hypothetical need of care; medical treatment; use of public transportation; local residency. Demography: age (classified); sex; marital status; religious denomination; occupation; employment; income; household income; size of household; composition of household; head of household; refugee status; membership; health. Interviewer rating: location and condition of building as well as residence; type of residential area; traffic density; social class of respondent.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1959-09 / 1959-10
Geographic Coverage
  • North Rhine-Westphalia (DE-NW)
Sampled Universe
Persons 65 years old and older living in private households.
Sampling
Two-stage random selection
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 1248
Note
See ZA Study No. 0152, which contains in part identical question formulations. On the topic of the situation in life of older people see also ZA Study No. 0157.
Availability
Delivery
A - Data and documents are released for academic research and teaching.
Rights
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA0151 (Type: ZA-No.)
Publications
  • DIVO: Zur Situation älterer Menschen in Nordrhein-Westfalen. Frankfurt: Selbstverlag 1959

Update Metadata: 2017-12-28 | Issue Number: 78 | Registration Date: 2010-07-21

DIVO, Frankfurt (1959): Situation alter Menschen in Nordrhein-Westfalen (Privathaushalte). Version: 1.0.0. GESIS Datenarchiv. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.4232/1.0151