Reiseanalyse (Travel Survey Germany) 1982

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Studienkreis für Tourismus, Starnberg
Publication Date
  • GfK, Nuremberg (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Leisure
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Leisure, tourism and sport
  • Abstract

    Vacation and travel habits of the West German population in 1982 as well as vacation plans for the next season. The content of the study is largely identical to the content of the other travel analyses. Topics: right to vacation and taking vacation; frequency of travel; reasons for the choice of destination; major reasons for repetition or change of a destination area; most important selection criteria for a vacation with children; primary requirements of a vacation; time of vacation decision; vacation length; preference for domestic stay or abroad; type of vacation trip and interest in particular forms of vacation; preference for new forms of vacation; travel consultation and utilization of sources of travel information; reasons for the use of travel agency or non-use; judgement on performance of travel agency; utilization of travel booking centers; use of various means of transport on vacation; booking means of transport through tour operator; travel companion; general vacation satisfaction; most important vacation activities; accomodation and meals at place of vacation; information on second and third vacation trips; vacation planing for later years; possible vacation forms and preferred vacation region at home and abroad; possible requirements of vacation in the future; personal opinion leadership or opinion allegiance in the matter of vacation. Miscellaneous: assessment of the economic situation and further economic development; consumer priorities; car possession. Demography: age; sex; marital status; religiousness; school education; occupation; occupational position; employment; household income; household size; respondent is head of household; characteristics of head of household. Also encoded were: ZIP (postal) code; city code; interest in survey topic; willingness of respondent to cooperate and readiness for a re-interview; day of survey; survey month; time of interview; length of interview; city size.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1983-01
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
    FRG incl. West Berlin
Sampled Universe
German citizens 14 years old or older and living in private households.
Sampling Procedure Comment: Multi-stage stratified random sample (ADM mastersample)
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 6184
    Number of Variables: 702
Comparable surveys at earlier points in time are archived under ZA Study Nos. 0828 to 0834, 1146 to 1149; later investigations are archived beginning with ZA Study No. 1426.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA1150 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Studienkreis für Tourismus (Hrsg.): Urlaubsreisen 1982. Starnberg: Studienkreis für Tourismus 1983. (Unveröffentlichter Forschungsbericht)

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