Residential Habits (Hannover, Braunschweig)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • MARPLAN, Offenbach
Publication Date
  • MARPLAN, Offenbach (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Community, Living Environment
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Community, urban and rural life
    • Land use and planning
    • Housing
  • Abstract

    Current housing situation and interest in moving to a satellite town to be constructed. The significance of transportation connections for this decision. Topics: Judgement on the selection on the local housing market; criteria for selection of residence; moving frequency; local residency and satisfaction with residential area and residence; description of residential area and its merits; size of residence and residential furnishings; rent costs; assumed reasons for residences remaining empty; significance of infrastructure for the mobility decision; commuting time to workplace and means of transport used; demands of features of the residence and residential surroundings of satellite towns; interest in moving to a satellite town and purchase of a condominium; judgement on the ´Haemelerwald´ as location for a satellite town; judgement on the fares of the train and the effects of a reduction in price of fares; assessment of the price development and attitude to avoiding price increases through employment of foreign construction companies, in particular from the East Bloc. Demography: age (classified); sex; marital status; religious denomination; religiousness; school education; vocational training; occupation; household income; city size.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1973-06 / 1973-07
Geographic Coverage
  • Lower Saxony (DE-NI)
  • Lower Saxony (DE-NI)
Sampled Universe
Middle and higher social classes.
Sampling Procedure Comment: Sample of renters
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 205
See also the survey of residents of the "Haemelerwald" in ZA Study No. 0940.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA0939 (Type: ZA-No.)

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 88 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22