Ranges of Activity of City-Dwellers

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Dangschat, Jens (Institut für Soziologie, Universität Hamburg)
  • Droth, Wolfram (Institut für Soziologie, Universität Hamburg)
  • Friedrichs, Jürgen (Institut für Soziologie, Universität Hamburg)
  • Kiehl, Klaus (Institut für Soziologie, Universität Hamburg)
Publication Date
  • Institut fuer Soziologie, Universitaet Hamburg (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Community, Living Environment
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Employment
    • Community, urban and rural life
    • Time use
  • Abstract

    Detailed survey of the temporal and spatial distribution of non-work-related activities of residents in Hamburg. Topics: detailed recording of the time budget of the previous working day as well as of last Sunday and exact information on activities and location; information on the locations in taking care of trips to government offices, private social events, political activities, leisure activities and shopping; commuting times to these places; frequency of visits to shopping centers as well as centers of supply and downtown Hamburg; rank order of importance of non-work-related activities; work satisfaction (scale); local residency; housing situation and residential furnishings; judgement on infrastructure facilities of residential surroundings. Demography: age; sex; marital status; number of children; ages of children (classified); school education; occupational position; employment; household income; household size; possession of car. Interviewer rating: length of interview; presence of other persons; date of interview.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1979-09 / 1979-11
Geographic Coverage
  • Hamburg (DE-HH)
    Hamburg region (city and environs)
Sampled Universe
Age: 17 to 70.
Sampling Procedure Comment: Multi-stage stratified random sample
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 2940
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA1183 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Dangschat, Jens; Droth, Wolfram; Friedrichs, Jürgen; Kiehl, Klaus: Aktionsräume von Stadtbewohnern. Opladen: Westdeutscher Verlag 1982.

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 89 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22