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Federal Parliament Election 1965 (Preliminary Investigation, July - September 1964)

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

    Judgement on the parties and their policies. Topics: attitude to the two or multiple party system; sympathy scale for SPD, CDU/CSU, FDP and politicians; judgement on domestic, foreign, and home policy, issue-competence of the parties; political interest; voting behavior in the Federal Parliament elections of 1957 and 1961; voting intent and estimation of the election results in 1965; attitude to the FDP as third force in the Federal Parliament, judgement on the FDP regarding its home policy; most important problems of the FRG; judgement on the present government coalition and Federal Chancellor Erhard; reading of newspapers and magazines as well as articles preferred; party membership; satisfaction with the economic situation and personal standard of living; religiousness. Demography: age (classified); sex; marital status; religious denomination; school education; vocational training; occupation; income; head of household; state; refugee status. Interviewer rating: social class of respondent; type of city; city size.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1964-07 / 1964-09
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
    FRG without West Berlin
Sampled Universe
Age: 20-79.
Sampling Procedure Comment: Multi-stage random sample
Collection Mode
  • Oral interview with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 2869
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA0328 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • DIVO (Hrsg.): Der Wähler vor der Bundestagswahl 1965: 2. Bericht über eine sozialwissenschaftliche Untersuchung vom Sommer 1964. Frankfurt: Selbstverlag 1964

Update Metadata: 2020-10-20 | Issue Number: 93 | Registration Date: 2010-07-21

DIVO, Frankfurt (1964): Bundestagswahl 1965 (Voruntersuchung, Juli - September 1964). Version: 1.0.0. GESIS Datenarchiv. Dataset.