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Foreign Workers in the Federal Republic (1976)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • MARPLAN, Offenbach
Publication Date
  • MARPLAN, Offenbach (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Society, Culture
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Migration
    • Social conditions and indicators
  • Abstract

    The occupational and social situation of foreign workers in the Federal Republic as well as judgement on integration opportunities. Topics: The content of the survey is identical to that of ZA Study No. 0928. Demography: size of household; number and ages of children; school attendance and vocational training; age; sex; marital status; number of children; occupation; employment; income; social origins; state; possession of assets. Interviewer rating: survey surroundings; assessment of communication difficulties; knowledge of one´s own language and knowledge of the German language; willingness of respondent to cooperate und city size.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1976-02 / 1976-03
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
    FRG incl. West Berlin
Sampled Universe
Foreign workers (Turks, Yugoslavs, Italians, Greeks and Spaniards) according to sex, age, housing conditions, length of stay as well as distribution according to employment office districts.
Sampling Procedure Comment: Quota sample
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 1596
The procedure in the survey of foreign workers is more closely described in ZA Study No. 1328. The study is part of an omnibus survey and part of a trend survey. The rest of the "foreigner studies" from this series are archived under the following ZA Study Nos.: ZA Study No. 0606 (1970) ZA Study No. 0607 (1971) ZA Study No. 0608 (1972) ZA Study No. 0676 (1973) ZA Study No. 0677 (1974) ZA Study No. 0928 (1975) ZA Study No. 1075 (1977) ZA Study No. 1076 (1978) ZA Study No. 1077 (1979) ZA Study No. 1328 (1980) ZA Study No. 1329 (1982) ZA Study No. 1358 (data pool 1970-1982) ZA Study No. 1629 (1984) ZA Study No. 1630 (1985) ZA Study No. 1631 (1986) ZA Study No. 1678 (1988)
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA0929 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • MARPLAN (Hrsg.): Ausländische Arbeitnehmer in der BRD. Offenbach: Forschungsbericht 1976.

Update Metadata: 2020-10-20 | Issue Number: 87 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22

MARPLAN, Offenbach (1976): Ausländische Arbeitnehmer in der Bundesrepublik (1976). Version: 1.0.0. GESIS Datenarchiv. Dataset.