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Politics in Baden-Wuerttemberg (January 1988)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Berger, Manfred (Institut für praxisorientierte Sozialforschung (IPOS), Mannheim)
  • Gibowski, Wolfgang G. (Institut für praxisorientierte Sozialforschung (IPOS), Mannheim)
  • Roth, Dieter (Institut für praxisorientierte Sozialforschung (IPOS), Mannheim)
  • Schulte, Wolfgang (Institut für praxisorientierte Sozialforschung (IPOS), Mannheim)
Publication Date
  • Institut fuer praxisorientierte Sozialforschung (IPOS), Mannheim (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Political Attitudes and Behavior
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion
    • Government, political systems and organisation
    • Elections
  • Abstract

    Political attitudes as well as judgement on parties and politicians. Topics: most important problems in Baden-Wuerttemberg; party preference (Sunday question and rank order procedure); certainty of one´s voting decision; behavior at the polls in the last state parliament election; sympathy scale for the parties at state and federal level; satisfaction scale for the state government and opposition; sympathy scale for selected state politicians; preferred government coalition and preference for prime minister; attitude to an absolute majority for the CDU; judgement on the general economic situation in Baden-Wuerttemberg and comparison with that in the rest of the Federal Republic; assumed economic development of the state; attitude to tax reform and assumed group with a higher relief; judgement on the situation of farmers in the state; personal responsibility or institution responsible for the bad situation of farmers; judgement on support of farmers by the state government; agriculture or wine-growing as second occupation; attitude to a change of store closing times as well as opening times of offices and government offices; assumed election winner; probability of an absolute majority for the CDU; city size. Demography: year of birth; sex; marital status; religious denomination; frequency of church attendance; school degree achieved and sought; vocational training; college degree; occupational position; employment; activity in the civil service; military rank; number of persons 18 years old and older in household; respondent is head of household; characteristics of head of household; union memberships in household.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1988-01
Geographic Coverage
  • Baden-Württemberg (DE-BW)
Sampled Universe
Eligible voters living in private households with a telephone
Sampling Procedure Comment: Multi-stage random sample
Collection Mode
  • Telephone interview with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 1058
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA1657 (Type: ZA-No.)

Update Metadata: 2020-10-21 | Issue Number: 89 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22

Berger, Manfred; Gibowski, Wolfgang G.; Roth, Dieter; Schulte, Wolfgang (1988): Politik in Baden-Württemberg (Januar 1988). Version: 1.0.0. GESIS Datenarchiv. Dataset.