Agreement of Residential Surroundings and Residents (1981)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Habermann-Morbey, Brigitte (Sozialwissenschaftliches Institut der Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Nürnberg)
  • Klockhaus, Ruth (Sozialwissenschaftliches Institut der Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Nürnberg)
Publication Date
  • Sozialwissenschaftliches Institut der Friedrich-Alexander-Universitaet Erlangen-Nuernberg, Nuernberg (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Community, Living Environment
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Community, urban and rural life
    • Housing
  • Abstract

    Follow-up survey to the description of residential surroundings (ZA Study No. 1384). Topics: type of residential area in which one grew up; reasons for moving; occupational prestige of residential surroundings; satisfaction with offering of residential surroundings; judgement on selected types of residential area; most important public institutions in one´s residential area; characterization of personal residential areas by means of a list of characteristics; friends and relatives in residential area as well as frequency of visits; vacation behavior; participation in cultural and social events; conducting sport; shopping and utilization of services in residential area; acclimatization to residential area; psychological self-characterization (scale); affectivity of reacting to environmental facts (scale). Demography: age (classified); sex; marital status; employment. Also encoded was: date and start of survey; territory type.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1981-03 / 1981-06
Geographic Coverage
  • Bavaria (DE-BY)
    6 residential areas in the Nuremberg area
Sampled Universe
Adult residential population
Sampling Procedure Comment: Random selection. About 80 residents each from the following 6 residential areas: suburban one-family house area (Thon, Langwasser), suburban multi-family house area (Roethenbach bei Schweinau, Zerzabelshof) and downtown areas (Nordring, Woehrd).
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 379
    Number of Variables: 458
See also the first survey archived under ZA Study No. 1384.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA1385 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Klockhaus, Ruth; Habermann-Morbey, Brigitte: Übereinstimmung von Wohnumgebung und Bewohnern: DFG-Abschlußbericht. Band I (Text) und Band II (Anhang). Sozialwissenschaftliches Forschungszentrum (SFZ) der Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg 1981.

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 90 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22