Economic Discontent and Political Attitudes in India

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Indian Institute of Public Opinion, New Delhi
Publication Date
  • Indian Institute of Public Opinion, New Delhi (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Income
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Economic conditions and indicators
  • Abstract

    The individual economic situation of Indians and attribution of responsibility for one´s own economic situation. Topics: Changes in personal economic situation and perceived reasons for deterioration; price development; income development; satisfaction with the standard of living obtained; information on adequacy of personal possession of clothing, housing and seeds; adequate availability of transportation and educational opportunities; perceived responsibility for the deplorable state of affairs regarding the above; party preference. Demography: age (classified); sex; school education; occupation; income; self-assessment of social class.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1962-09 / 1962-10
Geographic Coverage
  • India (IN)
Sampled Universe
No specific information.
Sampling Procedure Comment: Multi-stage random sample
Collection Mode
  • Oral interview with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 2354
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA0405 (Type: ZA-No.)

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 99 | Registration Date: 2010-07-21