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State Parliament Election in North Rhine-Westphalia 1966 (Follow-Up Survey, August 1966)

Resource Type
  • DIVO, Frankfurt
Publication Date
  • DIVO, Frankfurt (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Political Attitudes and Behavior
  • Abstract

    Behavior at the polls in the state parliament election and judgement on the election result. Topics: Judgement on the election victory of the SPD; personal election participation in the state parliament election; reason for the voting decision; assessment of the importance of the election; reasons for not voting; certainty and time of personal voting decision; judgement on the formation of a government; attitude to the parties; behavior at the polls and age of other members of household; personal participation in earlier surveys; memory of questions posed then on the election; assessment of personal economic situation; change of job in the last few weeks; distance from work; memberships; daily newspapers read. Demography: age (classified); sex; religious denomination; school education; occupation; size of household; composition of household. Interviewer rating: social class and willingness of respondent to cooperate. Also encoded was: identification of interviewer.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1966-08
Geographic Coverage
  • North Rhine-Westphalia (DE-NW)
Sampled Universe
Age: 21 and older.
Multi-stage random sample
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 487
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA0473 (Type: ZA-No.)

Update Metadata: 2017-12-28 | Issue Number: 85 | Registration Date: 2010-07-21

DIVO, Frankfurt (1968): Landtagswahl in Nordrhein-Westfalen 1966 (Nachuntersuchung, August 1966). Version: 1.0.0. GESIS Datenarchiv. Dataset.