Flash Eurobarometer 157 (Television and TV-spectators of Europe - 2003)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Europäische Kommission
Publication Date
  • Soufflot de Magny, Renaud (European Commission, Bruxelles) (Researcher)
  • TNS Dimarso, Bruxelles, Belgium EMNID, Bielefeld, Germany TNS Demoscopia, Madrid, Spain TNS Sofres, Montrouge, France IRISH MKTG SURVEYS, Dublin, Ireland DOXA, Milan, Italy TNS ILReS, Luxembourg TNS NIPO, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Österreichische (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • International Institutions, Relations, Conditions
    • Communication, Public Opinion, Media
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Mass media
  • Abstract

    Audio-visual policy of the EU. Topics: average time spent on watching TV on a weekday and on a weekend day; preferred type of TV programmes; attitude towards the following statements: too limited choice of TV programmes, too many TV channels, not enough quality programmes, not enough cultural programmes, uncreative programmes, not enough political programmes on current affairs, not enough programmes on international economic political relations, not enough news programmes on other European countries, not enough information about the EU, news on the EU are too superficial; access to: cable TV, TV by satellite; frequency of watching selected specialized channels: sports channels, cultural channels, travel channels, music channels, movie channels, channels for children, foreign language channels, national continuous news channel, international continuous news channels, exclusively political channels, other; interest in TV reports on the following subjects: local or regional politics, national politics, social matters, economy, European Union policy, sports, environment, foreign policy and international relations, culture; interest in additional information on: rights as a European citizen, history of the EU, EU institutions, European Constitution, European economics, EU foreign policy, EU defence policy, impact of EU enlargement, EU employment policy, EU cultural, youth and education policies, EU social policy, role of the EU in the world; preferred sources of information on the EU; most important characteristics of information media; preferred subjects of programmes to be broadcast by a European TV channel; naming of all TV channels respondent has access to that broadcast not only in the own country; frequency of watching first named TV channel; best TV channels that broadcast not only in the own country with regard to information on the European Union. Demography: sex; age; age at end of education; occupation; professional position; type of community. Additionally coded was: country; respondent ID; region; weighting factor.
Temporal Coverage
  • 2003-12-05 / 2003-12-16
  • 2003-12-05 / 2003-12-13
  • 2003-12-08 / 2003-12-15
  • 2003-12-05 / 2003-12-11
  • 2003-12-05 / 2003-12-13
  • 2003-12-11 / 2003-12-15
  • 2003-12-08 / 2003-12-13
  • 2003-12-05 / 2003-12-15
  • 2003-12-09 / 2003-12-14
  • 2003-12-05 / 2003-12-15
  • 2003-12-08 / 2003-12-13
  • 2003-12-11 / 2003-12-15
  • 2003-12-10 / 2003-12-16
  • 2003-12-05 / 2003-12-12
  • 2003-12-05 / 2003-12-14
  • 2003-12-05 / 2003-12-16
    United Kingdom
Geographic Coverage
  • Belgium (BE)
  • Germany (DE)
  • Denmark (DK)
  • Spain (ES)
  • Finland (FI)
  • France (FR)
  • Ireland (IE)
  • Italy (IT)
  • Luxembourg (LU)
  • Netherlands (NL)
  • Austria (AT)
  • Portugal (PT)
  • Sweden (SE)
  • United Kingdom (GB)
  • Greece (GR)
Sampled Universe
Population having studied until at least the age of 20
Collection Mode
  • Telephone interview
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 7521
    Number of Variables: 138
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA4170 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Internationale Umfrageprogramme (Type: FDZ)
  • Is new version of
    DOI: 10.4232/1.10434
  • Is new version of
    DOI: 10.4232/1.4170
  • European Commission; The Gallup Organization: Télévisions d´Europe. Brussels: European Commission, January 2004 http://ec.europa.eu/commfrontoffice/publicopinion/flash/fl_157_fr.pdf

Update Metadata: 2020-10-21 | Issue Number: 22 | Registration Date: 2014-03-11