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Structure Investigation Herford

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Dähne, Eberhard (Institut für Sozialwissenschaftliche Forschung, Marburg)
  • Welteke, Reinhard (Institut für Sozialwissenschaftliche Forschung, Marburg)
  • Soziologisches Seminar der Universität Marburg
Publication Date
  • DIVO, Frankfurt (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Community, Living Environment
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Community, urban and rural life
  • Abstract

    Occupational and social situation of the inhabitants of the Herford district. Topics: Evaluation of the economic situation; satisfaction with housing situation; regional and occupational mobility; time worked each week; side jobs; work at home; job satisfaction; preferred size of company; distance to work place; transportation used and expense for the trip to work; reasons for the choice of city of work; commuting; judgement on the career opportunities for young men and women in respondent´s occupation; shopping habits; social ties; contacts with district government; political knowledge; problems of the district; weekend trips and transportation used; party preferrence and party ties. Demography: age (classified); sex; marital status; religious denomination; school education; vocational training; occupation; household income; size of household; composition of household; head of household; housing situation; social origins; regional origins; refugee status; possession of durable economic goods; possession of assets; media usage. Interviewer rating: city size.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1963-01 / 1963-02
Geographic Coverage
  • North Rhine-Westphalia (DE-NW)
    Herford district
Sampled Universe
Age: 16-79 years.
Sampling Procedure Comment: Multi-stage random sample
Collection Mode
  • Oral interview with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 1869
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA0341 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Dähne, Eberhard; Welteke, Reinhard: Aspekte und Perspektiven der Sozial- und Wirtschaftsstruktur im Landkreis Herford. Marburg: Institut für Sozialwissenschaftliche Forschung 1965

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

Dähne, Eberhard; Welteke, Reinhard; Soziologisches Seminar der Universität Marburg (1963): Strukturuntersuchung Herford. Version: 1.0.0. GESIS Datenarchiv. Dataset.