Additional Income in Agriculture

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • DIVO, Frankfurt
Publication Date
  • DIVO, Frankfurt (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Income
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Rural economics
    • Income, property and investment/saving
  • Abstract

    Company and income situation among full-time farmers. Topics: Agricultural company land; family members helping; number and working hours of non-family workforce; extent and type of secondary occupation outside of agriculture; income from side jobs, from assets and from social and insurance payments; structure of the agricultural company; livestock holdings; equipment and other company assets; type of takeover of the company; designated successor; judgement on the development chances of the farm family company; reasons for secondary occupations; use of income from secondary occupation for investments in the agricultural company. Demography: age; marital status; school education; vocational training; occupation; income; household income; state. Interviewer rating: number of contact attempts and length of interview.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1965-01 / 1965-02
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
    FRG without Bremen, Hamburg and West Berlin
Sampled Universe
Families of self-employed farmers.
Sampling Procedure Comment: Sample
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 1546
The current data set has a hierarchic structure. 800 interviewed individuals provide information about themselves as well as on the side job, education etc. of all 1546 members of household.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA0567 (Type: ZA-No.)

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