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Youth and Computers 1987

Version
1.0.0
Resource Type
Dataset
Creator
  • EMNID, Bielefeld
Publication Date
1989
Contributor
  • EMNID, Bielefeld (Data Collector)
Language
German
Classification
  • ZA:
    • Technology, Energy
Description
  • Abstract

    Use of computers by young people and attitude to such computers. Topics: hobbies and leisure activities; personal and assumed open-mindedness of parents regarding computers; strength of personal interest in computers; general attitude to computers; attitude to computer use (scale); judgement on mental demands of computer users; brand association and brand knowledge; knowledge of computer manufacturers; occupational or private computer use; reasons for non-use of computers; interest in purchasing or possession of a computer; financing oneself or purchase of computer by parents; amount of expenditures for computer and equipment; originally intended use and current use of computer; frequency of use; use of a floppy disk, tape recorder and printer; general judgement on and weaknesses of one´s own computer; manufacturer of one´s own computer; occasion of first use of a computer; age at this first contact; desired application possibilities for the computer; possession of drivers license; possession of car or morotcycle for travel purposes. Also encoded was: ZIP (postal) code and interviewer identification.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1987-06 / 1987-07
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
    FRG incl. West Berlin
Sampled Universe
Germans between the ages of 13 to 24 years living in private households
Sampling
Multi-stage stratified random sample (ADM mastersample)
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 1014
Note
The study is part of an omnibus survey.
Availability
Delivery
C - Data and documents are only released for academic research and teaching after the data depositor’s written authorization. For this purpose the Data Archive obtains a written permission with specification of the user and the analysis intention.
Rights
All metadata from GESIS DBK are available free of restriction under the Creative Commons CC0 1.0 Universal Public Domain Dedication. However, GESIS requests that you actively acknowledge and give attribution to all metadata sources, such as the data providers and any data aggregators, including GESIS. For further information see https://dbk.gesis.org/dbksearch/guidelines.asp
Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA1720 (Type: ZA-No.)

Update Metadata: 2017-12-28 | Issue Number: 75 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22

EMNID, Bielefeld (1989): Jugend und Computer 1987. Version: 1.0.0. GESIS Datenarchiv. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.4232/1.1720