Leisure Habits and Sport Centers

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Scherhorn, Gerhard (Forschungsstelle der Hochschule für Wirtschaft und Politik, Hamburg)
Publication Date
  • Institut fuer angewandte Verbraucherforschung, Koeln (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Leisure
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Leisure, tourism and sport
    • Physical fitness and exercise
    • Specific diseases and medical conditions
  • Abstract

    Assessment of personal health. Organization of leisure time, leisure wishes and athletic activities. Topics: Satisfaction with personal condition of health; type of physical complaints; supposed reasons for complaints and treatments conducted; preferred leisure activities; practice of sport; presence of facilities for athletic activity and attitude to a sport center in the city with swimming pool, table tennis, sauna and gymnasium; semantic differential for the terms work and play; preference for salary increase or increased leisure time; educational goals and questions on personal childhood; commuting times to work; shift work; quitting time at work; end of daily working hours; membership in clubs; housing situation; rent costs and additional costs for residence; general judgement on the employee-employer relationship; age of children; car possession; personal height and weight. Interviewer rating: willingness of respondent to cooperate; particular interest of respondent in individual survey topics; city size; length of interview.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1972
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
Sampled Universe
Sampling Procedure Comment: Sample
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 1524
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA0816 (Type: ZA-No.)

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 47 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22