State Election in Baden-Wuerttemberg 1992

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Forschungsgruppe Wahlen, Mannheim
Publication Date
  • Forschungsgruppe Wahlen, Mannheim (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Political Attitudes and Behavior
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Migration
    • Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion
    • Government, political systems and organisation
    • Elections
    • Economic systems and development
    • Housing
  • Abstract

    Judgement on parties and politicians in Baden-Wuerttemberg. Attitude to current political questions at state level. Topics: Eligibility to vote in the state; most important political problems in Baden-Wuerttemberg; intent to participate in the state election; preference for absentee ballot; point in time and certainty of one´s voting decision; behavior at the polls in the last state parliament election 1988; approval of a one-party government of CDU; coalition preference; sympathy scale for selected parties at federal and state level; satisfaction with the achievements of the CDU state government, SPD opposition in state parliament and Federal Government in Bonn; sympathy scale for selected (state) politicians; party preference in the state; preference for prime minister; attitude to the policies of Teufel and Spoeri; evaluation of the achievements of the prime minister up to now; evaluation of the government teams of Teufel and Spoeri; preference for a future participation of the CDU in the state government; attitude to the proportion of foreigners in the state; ability of a CDU-led or SPD-led state government in the fight against unemployment, improvement in the economic situation in the state, effective environmental protection, improvement in the situation in the housing market, conducting sensible traffic policy and solving the problem of asylum; judgement on the current and future economic situation in Baden-Wuerttemberg; comparison of the economic situation of Baden-Wuerttemberg with the rest of the western federal territory; satisfaction with the situation in the housing market and traffic conditions; residential status; perceived abuse of asylum; preference for an ammendment to the constitution to prevent abuse of asylum; prospects for the future of the state; pride in Baden-Wuerttemberg; judgement on the share of the state government in the economic success of Baden-Wuerttemberg up to now; judgement on the absence of a statement of willingness to form a coalition by the FDP; probability of formation of a government of the FDP with the CDU or the SPD. Marital status; living together with a partner through life; perceived jeopardy to personal job; threat of unemployment within one´s circle of friends; union membership of member of household; religiousness; party inclination and party identification; city size.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1992-03 / 1992-04
Geographic Coverage
  • Baden-Württemberg (DE-BW)
Sampled Universe
Persons from the residential population eligible to vote
Probability: Simple random; Sampling Procedure Comment: RLD procedure (Randomize last digit)
Time Dimension
  • Cross-section
Collection Mode
  • Telephone interview
  • Telephone interview with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 1048
    Number of Variables: 99
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA2301 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • WAHLEN (Type: FDZ)
  • Is new version of
    DOI: 10.4232/1.2301

Update Metadata: 2021-08-30 | Issue Number: 91 | Registration Date: 2012-03-13