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Vacation Apartments

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • DIVO, Frankfurt
Publication Date
  • DIVO, Frankfurt (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Leisure
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Leisure, tourism and sport
    • Housing
  • Abstract

    Vacation behavior as well as possession and intents to purchase property in domestic or foreign vacation areas. Topics: Vacation stays on Mediterranean islands; detailed description of these vacation trips; trip duration; number of persons traveling along; type of accomodations; activities at place of vacation; vacation expenditures. In the case of ownership of land or house in a vacation or recuperation area the following supplemental questions were posed: detailed description of possession and vicinity; leisure opportunities and degree of development of the area; difficulties with purchase of the possession; official conditions; value of possession and reasons for purchase; length of stay; rental and lease; general satisfaction with this possession. With interest in purchase of property in a vacation or relaxation area: type of this vacation area; decisive reasons for investments abroad; attitude to construction regulations; preferred type of building; characterization of ideal vacation home possession; preferred manner of financing. Demography: sex; size of household; composition of household; head of household; housing situation.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1968-05
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
Sampled Universe
Persons with an annual income of at least 50000 DM.
Sampling Procedure Comment: Quota sample
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 96
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA0468 (Type: ZA-No.)

Update Metadata: 2020-10-20 | Issue Number: 97 | Registration Date: 2010-07-21

DIVO, Frankfurt (1968): Ferienwohnungen. Version: 1.0.0. GESIS Datenarchiv. Dataset.