Attitudes to Air Travel (Non-Air-Travelers)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • DIVO, Frankfurt
Publication Date
  • DIVO, Frankfurt (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Branches of Economy, Services and Transport
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Trade, industry and markets
    • Transport, travel and mobility
  • Abstract

    Attitudes to air travel and judgement on the image of airline companies by non-air-travelers. Topics: The content of this study is identical to the content of study 0564 except for the questions that were only to be answered by air travelers. Instead of this questions of flight safety were addressed: major reason for not using an airplane; perception of airplane accidents; judgement on changes in flight safety in the last few years; image of air travelers Demography: age (classified); sex; marital status; school education; vocational training; occupation; household income; size of household; state; possession of durable economic goods; media usage. Interviewer rating: city size.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1963-07
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
Sampled Universe
Travelers who booked a ´non-flight-trip´ through a travel agency.
Sampling Procedure Comment: Sample
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 962
On this topic see also ZA Study No. 0564.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA0565 (Type: ZA-No.)

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 95 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22