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Political Attitudes (March 1956, I)

Version
1.0.0
Resource Type
Dataset
Creator
  • USIA, Washington
  • DIVO, Frankfurt
Publication Date
1970
Contributor
  • DIVO, Frankfurt (Data Collector)
Language
German
Classification
  • ZA:
    • Political Attitudes and Behavior
Description
  • Abstract

    Attitude to centralistic and nationalistic government leadership. Topics: Attitude to a National Socialist party, a national leader personality and a nationalistic foreign policy; attitude to strengthening the decision-making responsibility of the federal chancellor, a strong opposition and fixed mandate of members of Parliament; assumed jeopardy to political and social freedom from trade unions, military and parties; criticism of the government; naming self-satisfied politicians; honorary activities and membership in clubs, trade unions or a party; local residency; party preference; smoking habits. Demography: age (classified); sex; marital status; religious denomination; religiousness; school education; professional position; employment; income; household income; size of household; composition of household; housing situation; refugee status; possession of durable economic goods; present and past offices held. Interviewer rating: social class and willingness of respondent to cooperate; number of contact attempts; interview surroundings; presence of other persons. Also encoded were the interviewer characteristics age and sex as well as city size and whether the interview took place at the original address or a substitute address.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1956-03
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
    FRG incl. West Berlin, without Saarland
Sampled Universe
Age: 18 and older.
Sampling
Multi-stage random sample
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 1816
    Number of Variables: 48
Note
The current data set is part of an omnibus survey.
Availability
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Rights
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA0441 (Type: ZA-No.)

Update Metadata: 2017-12-28 | Issue Number: 83 | Registration Date: 2010-07-21

USIA, Washington; DIVO, Frankfurt (1970): Politische Einstellungen (März 1956, I). Version: 1.0.0. GESIS Datenarchiv. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.4232/1.0441