Population and Municipal Re-Organization in the Cologne District

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

    Judgement on the civil service offerings currently and with a planned municipal re-organization. Topics: Attitude to municipal re-organization in general and to the recommendation of formation of so-called middle centers; knowledge of municipal reform; judgement on provision with public facilities such as offices and schools; attitude to decentralization of public offices; judgement on shopping opportunities at place of residence; judgement on the traffic situation, traffic connections, the street network and ideas about the development of infrastructure; means of transport used; housing desires, housing reality and satisfaction with housing; municipal residence construction; place of work and work mobility; local ties; regional origins; leisure activity and place of attending events; interest in sport, sport activities and judgement on sport facilities locally; excursion destinations and excursions in local recreational areas. Demography: age (classified); sex; marital status; religious denomination; school education; occupation; employment; household income; size of household; composition of household; head of household; city size.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1972-03 / 1972-05
Geographic Coverage
  • North Rhine-Westphalia (DE-NW)
    municipalities of the former district Cologne-Country
Sampled Universe
Persons 14 years old and older
Sampling Procedure Comment: Multi-stage random sample (area cluster-sample)
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 2001
See also ZA Study No. 0670 which presents a comparison survey to this investigation.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA0669 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • EMNID (Hrsg.): Bevölkerung und kommunale Neugliederung im Kreis Köln. Bielefeld: EMNID-Institut, Forschungsbericht 1972.

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