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Cancer Illnesses in the Imagination of the Population

Version
1.0.0
Resource Type
Dataset
Creator
  • DIVO, Frankfurt
Publication Date
1967
Contributor
  • DIVO, Frankfurt (Data Collector)
Language
German
Classification
  • ZA:
    • Medicine
Description
  • Abstract

    Knowledge about cancer illnesses and attitudes to preventive measures. Topics: extent to which informed about cancer illnesses and sources of information about cancer; attitude to education events; knowledge about the course of a cancer illness and typical complaints; supposed reasons for this illness; expected influence of air pollution and smoking on lung cancer; personal participation in cancer check-ups and attitude to such medical check-ups; knowledge of diagnosis and therapy methods; desire for education given a cancer treatment; cancer illnesses among family and friends and knowledge of cases of cure; attitude to financial support of cancer patients; knowledge about the program to combat cancer of the state association Wuerttemberg; last visit to the doctor and last stay in a hospital; media usage. Demography; age (classified); sex; marital status; religious denomination; school education; vocational training; occupation; employment; household income; size of household; composition of household. Interviewer rating: social class and willingness of respondent to cooperate; city size.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1967-05 / 1967-06
Geographic Coverage
  • Baden-Württemberg (DE-BW)
    administrative districts North and South Wurttemberg
Sampled Universe
Persons 20 - 60 years old
Sampling
Multi-stage random sample
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 1150
Availability
Delivery
B - Data and documents are released for academic research and teaching, if the results won’t be published. If any publications or any further work on the results is planned, permission must be obtained by the Data Archive.
Rights
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA0574 (Type: ZA-No.)

Update Metadata: 2017-12-28 | Issue Number: 82 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22

DIVO, Frankfurt (1967): Krebserkrankungen in der Vorstellung der Bevölkerung. Version: 1.0.0. GESIS Datenarchiv. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.4232/1.0574