Foreigner Survey 1982 (2nd Wave: Members of the Household)
- Sonderforschungsbereich 3 der Universitäten Frankfurt und Mannheim
- MARPLAN, Offenbach (Data Collector)
- Society, Culture
CESSDA Topic Classification:
- Working conditions
- Social conditions and indicators
- Social stratification and groupings
AbstractLiving conditions and welfare of foreigners in the Federal Republic. Topics: memberships; demographic information on closest circle of friends and information on help provided by these persons in house-hunting and the search for work; nationality and knowledge of German of these persons; self-classification of knowledge of German; planned length of stay in the Federal Republic; actual nationality and subjective feeling of nationality belonged to; perceived conflicts of interests between selected social groups; feeling of happiness and contentment with life; contentment with life in the native country and expected development of satisfaction in the next few years; scale for satisfaction with housing, satisfaction with income and job satisfaction; presence and utilization of cultural, social and other infrastructure facilities, primarily oriented to the needs of foreigners; preference for living together with Germans or foreigners in the residential area; sufficient contacts with Germans; self-classification on a top-bottom scale, measured on position in the Federal Republic and in native country before departure as well as given a hypothetical return to native country; information on last occupational activity in native country; information on current employment as well as at time of moving to the Federal Republic; most important work responsibilities and position at work; company size; number of subordinates; characterization of particular occupational and work-caused burdens (scale); person providing help during training; length of training period; necessity of continual enhancement of occupational knowledge; attendance at further education events; frequency and length of personal unemployment; assumed personal impact from lay-offs in case of lack of work in the company; difficulties finding an equivalent position; personal opportunities to structure the course of work; recognition experienced for good work; characterization of potential jeopardy of job; job satisfaction (scale); interest in self-employment in the Federal Republic or the native country; classification of equity of work income received on education and age levels; frequency of salary or wage payments; achievement-based income (piece-work wage); amount of income; net amount of annual additional compensation (Christmas bonus etc.); number of days of vacation and sick days in the last year; extent and income from side jobs; time worked each week and overtime; type of overtime compensation; interest in more overtime; number of relatives and friend in the Federal Republic; neighborhood help; closer contacts with Germans and help provided (with or without payment); mutual visits with Germans; general contentment with life or specification of areas of life in which deficits exist; importance of areas of life; postmaterialism index; desire to assimilate and feeling of getting along; family problems and perceived disrespect from Germans; most important reference person. Demography: age; sex; marital status. Also encoded was: length of interview.
1982-05 / 1982-09
Germany (DE)FRG incl. West Berlin
Oral survey with standardized questionnaire or written survey under supervision
Number of Units: 770
Number of Variables: 612
- ZA1600 (Type: ZA-No.)
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