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On the Political Situation in Hesse in February 1987

Version
1.0.0
Resource Type
Dataset
Creator
  • 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
1988
Contributor
  • MARPLAN, Offenbach (Data Collector)
Language
German
Classification
  • ZA:
    • Political Attitudes and Behavior
Description
  • Abstract

    Political attitudes as well as judgement on parties and politicians. Topics: political interest; intent to participate in the election; party preference (Sunday question and rank order procedure) at state and federal level; certainty of one´s voting decision; behavior at the polls in the last state parliament and Federal Parliament election; satisfaction scale for the state government as well as the individual government and opposition parties; sympathy scale for state and federal politicians; preferred government coalition and preference for prime minister; attitude to an absolute majority for one of the major parties; issue relevance; issue competence; possible state governments; assumed election winner; attitude to dismissal of the Environment Minister, Fisher, and termination of the red-green coalition; responsible party or persons responsible for the failure of this government coalition; attitude to a shut-down of the Hanau Betriebe fuer nukleare Brennelemente {nuclear fuel element companies}; assessment of the possibility of an accident in the Hanau Brennelemente-Fabrik; self-assessment of personal social mobility. Demography: year of birth and month of birth; sex; marital status; religious denomination; frequency of church attendance; school education; occupational position; employment; assessment of personal occupational position in comparison to that of father; number of persons 18 years old and older in household; respondent is head of household; characteristics of head of household; party inclination; party identification; union memberships in household; characterization of residential surroundings. Also encoded was; administrative district and city size.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1987-02 / 1987-03
Geographic Coverage
  • Hesse (DE-HE)
Sampled Universe
Persons eligible to vote in a state parliament election
Sampling
Multi-stage stratified random sample
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 1049
Availability
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Rights
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA1661 (Type: ZA-No.)

Update Metadata: 2017-12-28 | Issue Number: 78 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22

Berger, Manfred; Gibowski, Wolfgang G.; Roth, Dieter; Schulte, Wolfgang (1988): Zur politischen Lage in Hessen im Februar 1987. Version: 1.0.0. GESIS Datenarchiv. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.4232/1.1661