State Election in Baden-Wuerttemberg 1968 (Preliminary Investigation, March 1968)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Adrian, Wolfgang (Lehrstuhl für politische Wissenschaft, Universität Mannheim)
  • Berger, Manfred (Lehrstuhl für politische Wissenschaft, Universität Mannheim)
Publication Date
  • INFRATEST, Muenchen (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Political Attitudes and Behavior
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion
    • Government, political systems and organisation
    • Elections
  • Abstract

    Political activities and political attitudes of voters in Baden-Wuerttemberg on political questions at federal and state level. Topics: The questionnaire is for the most part identical to the content of ZA Study No. 0519. Beyond this the following questions were posed: party membership and political activity within party; earlier party membership and current intents to join; political self-image as party member; assumed party preference of colleagues, neighborhood, friends and acquaintances. Demography: age; sex; marital status; number of children; religious denomination; religiousness; vocational training; occupation; professional position; employment; professional career; type of company; income; household income; size of household; composition of household; head of household; housing situation; social origins; refugee status; possession of assets. Interviewer rating: city size.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1968-03 / 1968-04
Geographic Coverage
  • Baden-Württemberg (DE-BW)
Sampled Universe
no specific information
Probability: Multistage; Sampling Procedure Comment: Multi-stage random sample
Time Dimension
  • Cross-section
Collection Mode
  • Face-to-face interview
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 2027
    Number of Variables: 296
The study presents the second wave of a panel survey (see ZA Study No. 0519). Besides the second survey of the 1100 Panel members regional enhancements were undertaken (Freiburg and Mannheim) leading to a total of 2027 respondents.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA0520 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • WAHLEN (Type: FDZ)
  • Is new version of
    DOI: 10.4232/1.0520
  • Adrian, Wolfgang; Berger, Manfred: Zum politischen Bewußtsein der Wähler. In: Sozialwissenschaftliches Jahrbuch für Politik, 1, 1969, S. 27 - 60.

Update Metadata: 2020-10-20 | Issue Number: 95 | Registration Date: 2012-03-12