Leisure Time in the Ruhrgebiet 1970

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • EMNID, Bielefeld
Publication Date
  • EMNID, Bielefeld (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Leisure
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Leisure, tourism and sport
    • Community, urban and rural life
  • Abstract

    Leisure behavior and leisure desires of the population in the Ruhrgebiet. Topics: Preferred leisure activities; spatial opportunities for leisure purposes; frequency of conducting leisure activities in residence, in vicinity of residence, in a club house as well as in the part of town; obstacles to leisure activities; preferred locations for leisure offerings; frequency of weekend walks; frequency of practice of athletic or game activities; preferred types of sport; athletic activities in a club; places of athletic activities; membership in sport clubs; preferred hobbies; preference and frequency of trips to theater, concert, dance and movie events; missing opportunities of organization of leisure time; trips to relaxation destinations, cultural facilities and sport facilities in the nearer vicinity; trip to destinations outside of the Ruhrgebiet; knowledge and evaluation of the Revierpark; desired accompaniment for visits to the Revierpark, sport, game, dance events and lectures, determined by means of sample pictures; having a yard; possession of a vehicle; possession of television set. Demography: age (classified); sex; marital status; religious denomination; school education; occupation; household income; size of household; composition of household; head of household. Also encoded were: survey districts; weather on day of interview.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1970-05 / 1970-06
Geographic Coverage
  • North Rhine-Westphalia (DE-NW)
    the area of the settlement association Ruhrkohlenbezirk
Sampled Universe
Persons 14 years old and older
Sampling Procedure Comment: Multi-stage random sample (random route)
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 8060
    Number of Variables: 707
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA0649 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • EMNID (Hrsg.): Freizeit im Ruhrgebiet: Untersuchung über das Freizeitverhalten und die Freizeitbedürfnisse der Bevölkerung. Bielefeld-Essen: EMNID-Institut 1970.
  • Karhausen, Ralf-Rainer: Determinanten gruppenspezifischen Freizeitverhaltens. Köln: Institut für angewandte Sozialforschung der Universität zu Köln 1975 (Hektographierter Forschungsbericht).

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 101 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22