Situation Report Medium-Sized Companies in Summer 1992

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Westdeutsche Genossenschafts-Zentralbank (WGZ-Bank), Düsseldorf
Publication Date
  • Westdeutsche Genossenschafts-Zentralbank (WGZ-Bank), Duesseldorf (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Branches of Economy, Services and Transport
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Vocational education
    • Business/industrial management and organisation
  • Abstract

    The economic situation of Rhenish-Westphalian medium-sized companies. Topics: area of business affiliation; entry in the trade roll; company size; administrative district; judgement on current business situation and expected development in the second six months of 1992; investment development in comparison to the previous year; proportion of self-financing of investments conducted; planned increase of investment expenditures and proportion of self-financing; training offer; judgement on the situation in the training position market; significance of the question of location for establishing a business; judgement on the quality of the business location in national and international comparison; financially favorable business area, qualified skilled employees, vicinity to important sales markets, transportation connection, attractivity of location as factors in the choice of business location; considerations on moving or moving parts of the company.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1992-06
Geographic Coverage
  • Rhineland-Palatinate (DE-RP)
  • North Rhine-Westphalia (DE-NW)
Sampling Procedure Comment: Medium-sized companies in the administrative districts Arnsberg, Detmold, Muenster, Duesseldorf, Cologne, Koblenz and Trier
Collection Mode
  • Mail survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Organization
    Number of Units: 1491
    Number of Variables: 25
The study is part of a trend investigation conducted in semi-annual intervals. The data sets are archived under ZA Study Nos. 2043 to 2046 and 2326, 2328 and 2424.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA2327 (Type: ZA-No.)

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 87 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22