GDR Refugees

Version
1.0.0
Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
Creator
  • DIVO, Frankfurt
Publication Date
1961
Contributor
  • DIVO, Frankfurt (Data Collector)
Language
German
Classification
  • ZA:
    • Society, Culture
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Migration
    • Conflict, security and peace
Description
  • Abstract

    Information on decision to flee and judgement on the policies to the East of the West. Topics: Time of decision to flee; influence of mass-media on decision; sources of information on occurrences outside of the GDR; judgement on the policies to the East of the western powers; trust in American policies; attitude to various Nations; knowledge of foreign languages. Demography: age (classified); sex; school education; vocational training; occupation.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1961-09
Geographic Coverage
  • Berlin (DE-BE)
    West Berlin
Sampled Universe
Age: 18 and older.
Sampling
Sampling Procedure Comment: Sample of GDR refugees.
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 300
Availability
Delivery
A - Data and documents are released for academic research and teaching.
Rights
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA0345 (Type: ZA-No.)

Update Metadata: 2020-10-20 | Issue Number: 94 | Registration Date: 2010-07-21