International Workbook: Centre-Periphery Structures in Europe (Britain)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Aarebrot, Frank H. (Department of Comparitive Politics, University of Bergen)
  • Malaba, Pamela (Department of Social Science and Development, University of Bergen)
  • Rokkan, Stein (Department of Political Science, University of Bergen)
  • Sande, Terje (Department of Social Science and Development, University of Bergen)
  • Urwin, Derek (University of Warwick, Coventry)
Publication Date
  • By the above-named principal investigators (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Society, Culture
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Employment
    • Demography and population
    • Community, urban and rural life
    • Elections
  • Abstract

    Aggregate data from the areas of economy, culture, administration and population-statistical data. Topics: young voters and older voters; migrations; proportion of foreigners; identification numbers of employed population and of men in retirement; percentage of working women and of married working women; proportion of unemployed men; possession of motor vehicle; information on housing conditions; election data from the years 1955 to 1970; distance of election precinct from next metropolis.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1955 / 1970
Geographic Coverage
  • Great Britain (GB-GBN)
Sampling Procedure Comment: Sample of aggregate data from official statistical publications and records at the level of the constituencies
Collection Mode
  • Aggregate data
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Text Unit
    Number of Units: 618
    Number of Variables: 111
All of the data accompanying the Workbook of the same name is archived under ZA Study Nos. 1411 to 1414.
A - Data and documents are released for academic research and teaching.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA1411 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Rokkan, Stein; Urwin, Derek; Aarebrot, Frank H.; Malaba, Pamela; Sande, Terje: Centre-Periphery Structures in Europe: An ISSC Workbook in Comparative Analysis. Frankfurt: Campus 1987. (Beiträge zur empirischen Sozialforschung)

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 242 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22