Leisure Time and Travel Habits (Population and ADAC Members)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • MARPLAN, Offenbach
Publication Date
  • MARPLAN, Offenbach (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Leisure
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Leisure, tourism and sport
    • Transport, travel and mobility
  • Abstract

    Travel habits and leisure behavior. Attitude to the ADAC. Topics: Frequency of vacation trips; vacation destinations; attitude to vacation (scale); vacation planning and making use of tour operators; familiarity of tour operators; preferred vacation form; characterization of last 3 trips; requirements for tour operators; image of the ADAC as tour operator and evaluation of the services of this company; image of the ADAC automobile club; interest in vacation centers of the ADAC abroad; requirements of a vacation or leisure club; interest in trips to cities and winter vacations; relative frequency of leisure activities; satisfaction with extent of leisure time and the manner of one´s own organization of leisure time; attitude to leisure time advice and an economic activity of the ADAC in the leisure area; possession of trailer, tent equipment, boat and car; sources of information in vacation planning and the significance of information materials provided by the ADAC; satisfaction with this information; sociability and psychological self-characterization (scales); judgement on the strictness of the style of upbringing in one´s own youth and diligence during time in school; membership in the ADAC. The following question was posed to ADAC members: giving up the annual gift for the benefit of a charitable purpose. Demography: age; sex; marital status; school education; occupation; employment; household income; size of household; composition of household; head of household.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1974-04 / 1974-06
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
    FRG incl. West Berlin
Sampled Universe
1. The German population 14 years old and older 2. ADAC travelers 3. ADAC members
Sampling Procedure Comment: The sample is divided in three: 1. multi-stage random sample 2. random selection 3. random selection
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 2173
On the same topic see also ZA Study No. 0945.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA0944 (Type: ZA-No.)

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