Family Development in North Rhine-Westphalia (Panel: 2nd Wave 1983/84)
- Institut für Bevölkerungsforschung und Sozialpolitik, Universität Bielefeld
- GETAS, Bremen (Data Collector)
CESSDA Topic Classification:
- Social conditions and indicators
- Family life and marriage
- Gender and gender roles
AbstractTraining and occupation possibilities from the view of young women. Questions on raising children, marriage, partnership and family. First follow-up survey after ca. two years. Topics: employment; hours worked each week; perceived work stress; intent to give up employment; occupational prospects of promotion; employment for financial reasons; information on training and about activity exercised since school or conclusion of training; reasons for change of job; belonging to an professional group; times of unemployment; attitude to household, family and occupation (scale); number of children; detailed information about all children; managing child care; perceived stress from children; probability of another child; significant things of life (scale); date of birth; date of marriage; date of divorce; time of first marriage; length of first marriage; living together with a partner; division of decision-making authority in marriage or partnership; assumed significant things of life for partner (scale); desired number of children; relief from partner in child care and in the household; attitude to children (scale); frequency of contact with relatives, neighbors and friends; help received in the household from these persons; social origins; employment of mother during childhood of respondent; attitude to employment of mother; number of siblings; earlier place of residence and place of residence during childhood; attitude to childhood memories; judgement on one´s own education; year of birth of parents; living together with parents or parents-in-law; perceived stress from work in the household; attitude to family and partnership (scale), employment, time worked each week and shift work of spouse; assumed attitude of partner to marriage, family and children (scale); solidarity of respondent as well as of partner with the church; school degree of respondent and of her partner; number of rooms and living space in square meters; residential status; owner or primary renter of the house or apartment; amount of rent; the one who pays the rent; length of time in residence; frequency of moving; significance of a further child (scale); willingness to participate in further surveys; consent with storing address for purposes of re-interview. The following questions were posed for the respondents to fill out: judgement on current financial situation and expected future developments; income; current pregnancy; use of contraceptives; miscarriages and abortions; death of children; sterility; conversations with partner about contraceptives; judgement on partnership (scale); changes in partnership; assumed judgement on partnership from point of view of partner (scale). The following additional questions were posed to some of the spouses or partners of the respondents: judgement on partnership (scale); assumed judgement on partnership from point of view of partner (scale); significant things and goals in life in one´s own view and from point of view of partner (scale); income; desired number of children; share of work in the household; attitude to household, family, children and occupation (scale); date of birth; number of siblings. Interviewer rating: presence of third persons during interview; intervention of these persons in the course of the interview; reliability and willingness of respondent to cooperate; length of interview; date of interview.
1983-10 / 1984-01
North Rhine-Westphalia (DE-NW)Cologne
North Rhine-Westphalia (DE-NW)Herne
North Rhine-Westphalia (DE-NW)district Gütersloh and district Kleve
Due to moves women in West Berlin and other cities in North Rhine-Westphalia, Lower Saxony and Hesse were also interviewed.
Oral and written survey with standardized questionnaire.
Number of Units: 1698
Number of Variables: 565
- ZA1737 (Type: ZA-No.)
Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 90 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22