Reiseanalyse (Travel Survey Germany) 1991

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Studienkreis für Tourismus, Starnberg
Publication Date
  • BASIS RESEARCH, Frankfurt/Main (Data Collector)
  • GFM-GETAS, Hamburg (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Leisure
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Leisure, tourism and sport
  • Abstract

    Vacation and travel conduct of the German population im 1991. Topics: vacation frequency in the last three years; destination areas; importance of selected areas of life; work orientation; leisure orientation; remaining at place of vacation or tour; same destination each year; vacation type; (psychological) requirements of a vacation; vacation month; vacation duration; time of travel decision; sources of information about vacation destination; information and advice from various tour operators and travel agencies; form of organization of the trip; travel costs paid to the travel agency; services booked; means of transport used; charter flight or scheduled flight; type of accomodation and meals on vacation; travel companion from personal household and age of persons accompanying; travel budget and distribution of expenditures among vacation preparation, travel, accomodation and meals; general judgement on vacation costs and judgement on the cost effectiveness at place of vacation; judgement on the cost effectiveness regarding travel, accomodation, meals as well as supplementary expenditures as well as consequences to be drawn from this for future trips; firm vacation budget; exceeding or staying within vacation budgets; normal or unusually large expenditures for the main vacation trip 1991; special acquisitions in view of the vacation in the form of clothing, equipment, travel literature, books; information on selected leisure activities and acquisitions on vacation and characterization of cost effectiveness for these activities; retrospect on expenditures for the main vacation trip 1991 and assessment, whether one regrets expenditures for the individual areas or whether one should have spent more; types of sport exercised and other activities during the vacation; general satisfaction with last main vacation; information on second or third vacation trips; short vacation trips in 1991 and planned vacation trips in 1992; preferred vacation type in the last few years; preferred destinations; vacation areas in the old or new states; environmental problems noticed on the last vacation trip; disturbing factors on the last vacation trip; general self-assessment as generous or frugal as well as regarding vacation trips; vacation areas in which one tends toward thriftiness; assessment of vacation countries as well as German states and selected cities as inexpensive or more likely expensive; expected economic development of personal household next year; car possession; willingness to cooperate in a further survey on the topic of tourism; moving to the old states in the last three years. The following questions were also posed to non-travelers: year of last vacation trip; reason for doing without vacation trips. Also encoded was: degree of urbanization; willingness of respondent to cooperate during the interview as well as in making contact; time of interview; length of interview.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1991-12 / 1992-01
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
Sampled Universe
German citizens 14 years old and older and living in private household
Sampling Procedure Comment: Multi-stage stratified random sample (ADM-Mastersampe)
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 6679
    Number of Variables: 747
Comparable surveys at earlier points in time are archived under ZA Study Nos. 0828-0834, 1146-1149, 1426-1430, 1820, 1823 and 1824.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA1825 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Studienkreis für Tourismus (Hrsg.): Urlaubsreisen 1991. Starnberg: Studienkreis für Tourismus, 1992.

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 92 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22