Political Attitudes (1967)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Sozialwissenschaftliches Forschungsinstitut der Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, Alfter/Bonn
Publication Date
  • GETAS, Institut fuer Motivforschung, Bremen (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Political Attitudes and Behavior
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • International politics and organisation
    • Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion
    • Government, political systems and organisation
  • Abstract

    Political attitudes, views on foreign policy and judgement on parties as well as politicians. Topics: most important problems of the FRG and satisfaction with efforts to solve them; judgement on economic policy as well as foreign policy, under particular consideration of the Ostpolitik; attitude to the Oder-Neisse Line, to recognition of the GDR and to introduction of a value added tax; expected influence of a value added tax on price development; attitude to the stand of France regarding preventing England from joining the EEC and attitude to the EEC in general; judgement on the international relations of the FRG and the achievements of the Federal Government; most important tasks of the government; issue competence of the parties; degree of familiarity and party affiliation of politicians; judgement on Federal Chancellor Kiesinger, the grand coalition and the opposition; political knowledge and political participation; voting intent and party preference (Sunday question); party identification (continuum for the individual parties); behavior at the polls in the last Federal Parliament election; attitude to reform of the right to vote, to demonstrations and protest marches; judgement on the possibilities of renewed National Socialism in Germany; naming the currently most popular first names for boys and girls; satisfaction with the economic situation; expected price development; general contentment with life and future expectation; membership in a trade union; religiousness. Demography: age (classified); sex; marital status; religious denomination; school education; occupation; employment; income; size of household; head of household; city size; state; refugee status. Interviewer rating: social class and willingness of respondent to cooperate.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1967
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
    FRG incl. West Berlin
Sampled Universe
No specific information
Sampling Procedure Comment: No specific information
Time Dimension
  • Cross-section
Collection Mode
  • Face-to-face interview
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 1190
A split questionnaire was used.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA0787 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • WAHLEN (Type: FDZ)

Update Metadata: 2020-10-20 | Issue Number: 95 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22