The Situation of Expectant Mothers 1970
- Bundeszentrale für gesundheitliche Aufklärung (BZgA), Köln
- Gesellschaft fuer Grundlagenforschung, Muenchen (Data Collector)
CESSDA Topic Classification:
- Childbearing, family planning and abortion
- Family life and marriage
AbstractSituation and attitudes of expectant mothers in the Federal Republic. Topics: Sources used for information about pregnancy and participation in events for expectant mothers; health care; desired number of children in the course of time and opinion of spouse regarding this; reasons for change of desired number of children; birth planning with current child and earlier children; reasons for choice of time of pregnancy; perceived physical as well as psychological burdens and restrictions through pregnancy; ideas regarding education of the expected child; attitude to the role of women and the significance of motherhood (scale); attitude to artificial conception; problems of infertility; attitude to abortion and contraceptives; contraceptives used; evaluation of information about the family policy of the government; expected difficulties in raising children; being engaged; re-marriage and marriage duration; age of husband; month of pregnancy. Demography: age; sex; marital status; number of children; religious denomination; school education; occupation; employment; income; household income; size of household; composition of household; head of household; city size. Interviewer rating: hesitancy of respondent in specifying income.
1970-06 / 1970-07
Germany (DE)FRG incl. West Berlin
Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Number of Units: 1003
Number of Variables: 249
- ZA0651 (Type: ZA-No.)
- BZgA (Type: FDZ)
Bundeszentrale für gesundheitliche Aufklärung (Hrsg.): Die Situation der werdenden Mütter. München: Selbstverlag 1970.
Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 97 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22