Attitude to Place of Work (Giessen)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • MARPLAN, Offenbach
Publication Date
  • MARPLAN, Offenbach (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Work and Industry
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Working conditions
    • Employment
  • Abstract

    Job satisfaction and working conditions of employees in central Hesse. Topics: Horizontal and vertical occupational mobility; work satisfaction (scale); satisfaction with choice of occupation; attitude to work, place of work, colleagues, superiors and the four-day week; degree of familiarity and judgement on company image of regional businesses; reasons for selection of current employer and standpoint with a future choice of job; knowledge of retraining opportunities; interest in a change of job; receipt of voluntary company social services and privileges; time worked each week and overtime; interest in more overtime; shift work, wage system and amount of hourly wage; time expended on the way to work and means of transport used; company size; newspapers read; occupation of father. Demography: age; marital status; number of children in household; religious denomination; school education; vocational training; occupation; professional position; professional career; household income; size of household; head of household. Interviewer rating: spontaneity in stating income.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1973-06
Geographic Coverage
  • Hesse (DE-HE)
    city and district Giessen
Sampled Universe
Male German employees 18 - 45 years old.
Sampling Procedure Comment: Quota sample
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 320
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA0657 (Type: ZA-No.)

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