Kolping Youth Survey 1993

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Stein, Rolf (Sterotest-Sozialforschung, Vallendar)
Publication Date
  • Sterotest-Sozialforschung, Vallendar (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Family
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Religion and values
    • Social behaviour and attitudes
    • Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion
    • Youth
  • Abstract

    Judgement on the Kolpingwerk by young members of the association. Topics: length of membership; reason for membership; acceptance of an office in the association; membership in other clubs; significance of Kolping membership in comparison to other clubs; extent of offerings of the club and frequency of use; existence of special youth offerings; satisfaction with Kolping youth group and wishes for offering; importance of selected events and existence of this kind of offering at Kolping; particularly interesting topic areas; possible participation of non-members in Kolping offerings; characterization of the relation with selected persons from the Kolping family and from the area of the church; judgement on the relationship of the youth group to office-holders at Kolping; judgement on the structures and distribution of offices in the Kolpingwerk; general improvement recommendations; attitude to church (scale); judgement on parties; preferred leisure activities. In the west the following additional questions were posed: group leader function and possible reasons for resigning from such an office. In the East the following additional qeustions were posed: evaluation of a young Kolping group as reasonable facility; personal ideas about the work of a young Kolping group; perceived change of political influence since GDR times; improvement in personal living conditions since unification; appropriate reaction of the Kolpingwerk to political changes.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1992-12 / 1993-02
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
Sampled Universe
The members of the Kolpingwerk, German Central Association, between 14 and 29 years
Sampling Procedure Comment: The sample is two-part: in the eastern part of the country a census, in the western part a simple random selection
Collection Mode
  • Mail survey
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 1410
    Number of Variables: 171
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA2434 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Stein. Rolf: Kolping-Jugendsurvey 1993: Zur Situation junger Menschen im Kolpingwerk. Vallendar: Sterotest-Analyse 1993.

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 88 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22