Citizens and Welfare State
- INFRATEST, München
- INFRATEST, Munich (Data Collector)
- Social Policy
CESSDA Topic Classification:
- Social conditions and indicators
- Social welfare systems/structures
- Income, property and investment/saving
AbstractEconomic, social and occupational situation of the population. Attitude of the population to the welfare state system and individual social services. Topics: judgement on one´s own economic situation in comparison over time; satisfaction with income; judgement on the economic and social situation of pensioners; judgement on adequate security of one´s own provision for old age; detailed information on income composition; payments received from the social services office or a charity organization; attitude to the welfare state as well as to reducing government expenditures in certain areas and especially social expenditures; judgement on tax equity; interest in honorary activity in the social area; social security versus personal responsibility; occupational mobility; interest in change of company and change of occupation; assessment of age limits for occupational development and capability; time worked daily and weekly; personal times of absence at work; attitude to reduction in working hours; assessment of the stress burden at work; assessment of personal job security; knowledge about the works council; satisfaction with the job of employee representation; membership in a trade union and participation in meetings; membership of family members in a trade union; definition of the most important areas of social progress; adequate time for relaxation and last vacation trip; need for help due to physical handicap or age; persons or organizations providing assistance; person in need of help in the household; degree of reduction in earning capacity. Demography: age; sex; marital status; ages of children (classified); school education; occupational training; occupation; employment; area of business of company; company size; income; household income; sources of income; household size; household composition; respondent is head of household; characteristics of head of household; city size; degree of urbanization; state; union membership.
1978-10 / 1978-11
Germany (DE)FRG incl. West Berlin
Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Number of Units: 6533
- ZA1143 (Type: ZA-No.)
Bundesminister für Arbeit und Sozialordnung (Hrsg.): Bürger und Sozialstaat. Bonn: Bundesminister für Arbeit und Sozialordnung 1980. (Sozialforschung, Bd. 22).
Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 87 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22