Use of Intoxicants; Hamburg Schoolchildren (1971)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Jasinsky, Michael (Seminar für Sozialwissenschaften, Universität Hamburg)
  • Behörde für Schule, Jugend und Berufsbildung, Hamburg
Publication Date
  • Seminar fuer Sozialwissenschaften, Universitaet Hamburg (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Family
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Drug abuse, alcohol and smoking
    • Youth
  • Abstract

    Social contacts, coming to the attention of the police, use of intoxicants as well as reasons for use of alcohol and nicotine among schoolchildren, apprentices and young workers. Topics: Occurrence of suicide, mental deficiency, alcohol and intoxicant addiction in family of respondent as well as with the respondent himself; relationship to school and company; favorite subjects; characterization of family life; frequency of alcohol intoxication; frequency and type of intoxicants used; last used intoxicant; age at first use of intoxicants; attempts not to use the intoxicant any more; use of cigarettes; attitude to use of intoxicants (scale); use of intoxicants by reference group; relationship with parents; school achievements and influence of intoxicants on school achievements; reasons for use of hashish and transferring to other drugs; effects of use of intoxicants; attitude to prohibition of hashish, marijuana; reasons for use of drugs; sources of supply of intoxicants; personal dealer activity; knowledge of personal use of intoxicants by officials and parents as well as consequences from this knowledge; coming to the attention the police; attitude to drug advice centers; assessment of the social system; violence as political means; manner of organization of leisure time; practice of meditation. Demography: age; sex; family composition; age and number of siblings; religious denomination; religiousness; school education; vocational training; social origins.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1971-04
Geographic Coverage
  • Hamburg (DE-HH)
Sampled Universe
Young people at junior high schools and secondary schools as well as vocational schools of the 8th grade or in the first year of vocational school and beyond, as well as high school students of the 7th grade and beyond.
Sampling Procedure Comment: Stratified cluster sample
Collection Mode
  • Written survey
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 4798
    Number of Variables: 113
See also ZA Study Nos. 0770 and 0771.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA0769 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Jasinsky, Michael: Drogenkonsum Hamburger Schüler. In: Bellebaum, Alfred; Braun, Hans (Hrsg.): Reader Soziale Probleme: 1. Empirische Befunde. Frankfurt: Herder und Herder 1974.

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 95 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22