State Election in Bremen 1979

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

    Judgement on parties and politicians. Attitude to political questions at state level. Topics: Willingness to participate in the coming state election and decision for an absentee ballot; party preference (list procedure); behavior at the polls in the last metropolitan council election; time of personal voting decision; personal change in party voted for; satisfaction with top candidate of one´s preferred party; sympathy scale for the leading state politicians as well as for the Bremen Senate and opposition parties; preference for mayor; coalition preference; importance of federal-level political topics for one´s own political decisions at state level; most important problems of the state influencing one´s own voting decision; expected harm or benefit for the CDU from the appearance of Franz-Josef Strauss; assessment of the necessity of the ´Bremen Green List´; expected election winner; religiousness; party inclination and party identification.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1979-09 / 1979-10
Geographic Coverage
  • Bremen (DE-HB)
  • Bremerhaven (DE-HB-BRV)
Sampled Universe
Eligible voters
Probability: Multistage; Probability: Stratified; Sampling Procedure Comment: Random route procedure
Time Dimension
  • Cross-section
Collection Mode
  • Face-to-face interview
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 689
    Number of Variables: 46
Comparable state election studies are archived from other states.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA2314 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • WAHLEN (Type: FDZ)
  • Is new version of
    DOI: 10.4232/1.2314

Update Metadata: 2020-10-21 | Issue Number: 88 | Registration Date: 2012-03-13