Saarland Election Investigation 1975 (Panel: Preliminary Investigation, October 1974)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Kaase, Max (Lehrstuhl für politische Wissenschaft, Universität Mannheim)
Publication Date
  • INFRATEST, Munich (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Political Attitudes and Behavior
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion
    • Government, political systems and organisation
    • Elections
  • Abstract

    Judgement on politicians and parties on the occasion of the state parliament election in the Saarland. Topics: Besides the parts identical to ZA Study Nos. 0865 and 0866 the following questions were addressed: preference of factual programs or politicians; voting intent in the state parliament election 1975; priority of Federal or state political points of view in personal voting decision; attitude to base contract with the GDR and criticism of the conduct of negotiations by the government; evaluation of state parties regarding the representation of interests regarding the federal government; preferred federal chancellor; preference for price stability or job security; media usage; assessment of the party sympathy of the local newspapers. Demography: age; sex; marital status; religious denomination; religiousness; school education; occupation; employment; household income; size of household; composition of household; head of household; self-assessment of social class; membership. Interviewer rating: willingness of respondent to cooperate; number of contact attempts; length of interview; type of city.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1974-10
Geographic Coverage
  • Saarland (DE-SL)
Sampled Universe
German citizens (eligible voters) 16 years old and older.
Sampling Procedure Comment: Multi-stage random sample
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 1013
The current data set contains the data of the third wave of a three-wave panel survey; see ZA Study Nos. 0865 and 0866.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA0867 (Type: ZA-No.)

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 97 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22