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State Election in Lower Saxony 1990

Version
2.0.0
Resource Type
Dataset
Creator
  • Forschungsgruppe Wahlen, Mannheim
Publication Date
2012-02-27
Contributor
  • Forschungsgruppe Wahlen, Mannheim (Data Collector)
Language
German
Classification
  • ZA:
    • Political Attitudes and Behavior
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion
    • Government, political systems and organisation
    • Elections
    • Economic systems and development
Description
  • Abstract

    Judgement on parties and politicians. Current political questions. Topics: most important problems of the state; intent to participate in the coming state parliament election; party preference (rank order and list procedure); party inclination and party identification; election participation in the last state parliament election; sympathy scale for the parties at federal and state level as well as for the top politicians in the state; satisfaction with the state government, the opposition and the Federal Government in Bonn; preferred coalitions; preference for prime minister; judgement on the economic situation in the state and in comparison with the entire Federal Republic; expected changes in the economic situation in the state; problem-solving ability of an SPD or CDU state government in questions of the economy, environmental protection, the job market and the housing market as well as personal satisfaction with the current situation in these areas; job security; attitude to unification of the two German nations; expected advantages or disadvantages of this unification for the state; evaluation of the 1:1 exchange rate of East Mark in DM; city size; assumed taking seats in state parliament by the FDP and the Greens and judgement on this; most active party supporters in the election campaign; significance of the state government for the future of the state; assumed election winner; college degree; journeymen´s test; union membership; religiousness.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1990-05
Geographic Coverage
  • Lower Saxony (DE-NI)
Sampled Universe
Eligible voters living in private households with a telephone
Sampling
RLD procedure (randomize last digit)
Collection Mode
  • Telephone interview with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 1024
    Number of Variables: 100
Note
Comparable investigations with almost identical content were conducted on the occasion of the parliamentary elections in the Saarland and in North Rhine-Westphalia. These are archived under ZA Study Nos. 1932 and 1933.
Availability
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA1934 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • WAHLEN (Type: FDZ)
Relations
  • Is new version of
    DOI: 10.4232/1.1934
Publications
  • Forschungsgruppe Wahlen: Wahl in Niedersachsen: Eine Analyse der Landtagswahl vom 13. Mai 1990. Berichte der Forschungsgruppe e.V., Mannheim Nr. 58, 17. Mai 1990.

Update Metadata: 2019-09-19 | Issue Number: 75 | Registration Date: 2012-03-13

Forschungsgruppe Wahlen, Mannheim (2012): Landtagswahl in Niedersachsen 1990. Version: 2.0.0. GESIS Datenarchiv. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.4232/1.11236