Agricultural Recipients of Retirement Income (1968)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Agrarsoziale Gesellschaft, Göttingen
Publication Date
  • DIVO, Frankfurt (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Branches of Economy, Services and Transport
  • Abstract

    Structure of provision for one´s old age by agricultural recipients of retirement income and the situation of agricultural companies. Topics: Primary and secondary occupational activities; social security protection; contribution payments to the agricultural retirement fund and the compulsory retirement insurance; transfer of property to the current company manager and support payments resulting from this; receipt of or application for retirement income; other pension payments and assets serving as provision for one´s old age; type of health insurance. Supplementary survey of company owners: property situation and company land; intended change of company size and changes of machinery; expected costs and subsidies applied for; livestock holding and use structure of company land; intent to emigrate; membership in a purchasing co-operative, sales co-operative, utilization co-operative or credit co-operative or in an equipment co-operative and producers union; utilization of sub-contracters; company branches operated together with other farmers; other side jobs of company owner and income drawn from this; family members helping; number, marital status, age and skilled worker qualification of workers; information on designated company successor such as age, degree of relationship, current employment; vocational training; advice from the economic advice center; existence of company accounting. Demography: age; sex; marital status; vocational training; occupation; employment; possession of assets.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1968-02
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
Sampled Universe
Full-time working family members 25 years old and older (without successor) in agricultural companies. The random selection was drawn from a large-scale written survey action conducted previously.
Sampling Procedure Comment: Random selection
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 2075
See also ZA Study No. 0090.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA0583 (Type: ZA-No.)

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 96 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22