Leisure Time on the Weekend (1975)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • EMNID, Bielefeld
Publication Date
  • EMNID, Bielefeld (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Leisure
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Leisure, tourism and sport
    • Time use
  • Abstract

    Leisure activities of the population on weekends. Topics: Assessment of subjective work demands; attitude to work and the meaning of life; preferred distribution of leisure time gained through reduction in working hours; time budget on normal working days; quitting time and day with the shortest working hours; free time and effective leisure time on working days as well as on the weekend; detailed information on type and frequency of leisure activities on the weekend; time of dinner on working days and on the weekend; start of television time during the week and on the weekend; manner of program selection; time of going to bed on Saturday and Sunday; attitude to the weekend and Saturday without school; breakfast habits on the weekend and regularity of the other meals; quality of meals on Sunday compared to the meals on weekdays; clothing habits on Sunday and differences compared to the clothing on weekdays; lack of facilities for weekend leisure time in the residential surroundings; instinctive attitude to the start of the week; number of rooms as well as possession of yard or balcony. Demography: age; sex; marital status; religious denomination; school education; occupation; employment; household income; size of household; composition of household; head of household; city size; state; membership in clubs, parties and trade unions.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1975-06 / 1975-07
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
    FRG incl. West Berlin
Sampled Universe
Persons 14 years old and older.
Sampling Procedure Comment: Quota sample
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 792
The current data set is part of an omnibus survey and part of a trend survey. The investigation is in many parts identical to ZA Study No. 0913, however here there is more emphasis on leisure activities on the weekend. Beyond this see ZA Study No. 0907.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA0917 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • EMNID (Hrsg.): Freizeit am Wochenende. Bielefeld: Forschungsbericht 1975.

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