Bulgarian Post-Election Study October 1991

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Klingemann, Hans-Dieter (Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung)
  • Stoychew, Kancho (BBSS Gallup, Sofia)
  • Raichev, Andrei (BBSS Gallup, Sofia)
Other Title
  • Sledizborno izsledvane v B’lgariya Oktomvri 1991 (Original Title)
Publication Date
  • National Public Opinion Centre (NAPOC), Sofia (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Political Attitudes and Behavior
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion
    • Government, political systems and organisation
    • Elections
  • Abstract

    Judgement on the political and social situation in Bulgaria. Behavior at the polls. Topics: Attitude regarding the activities of selected political parties and social institutions; attitude regarding selected politicians; behavior at the polls in the last parliament elections and time of voting decision; reasons for non-participation in the election; behavior at the polls in the last municipal elections; satisfaction with election result and the election result of the party voted for; preference for a further party; significance of election results for development of the country; expected influence of election results on personal situation; behavior at the polls in June 1990; preferred politician for the office of president; party preference; attitude to selected political and social concepts; judgement on lack of representation of some political groups in the parliament; desired formation of a government; self-classification on a communism-anticommunism scale and nationalism scale; self-classification on a scale on the market economy and a republic-monarchy scale; description of one's own economic situation; party membership or sympathy for a specific party; size of place of residence; ethnic affiliation; attitude regarding sociological surveys; following Bulgarian television on election evening; judgement on the reporting of Bulgarian television in the pre-election time and election evening; duration of wait in polling station; exact election time.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1991-10
Geographic Coverage
  • Bulgaria (BG)
Sampling Procedure Comment: Multi-stage stratified random sample
Collection Mode
  • Face-to-face interview with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 984
    Number of Variables: 85
Further election studies of the project "Founding Elections in Eastern Europe" (H.-D. Klingemann, Science Center Berlin, WZB; supported by the Fritz Thyssen Foundation) are archived under Study Nos.: 2465-2469, 2485-2488, 2560-2562, 2811-2819, 2901-2912, 3053-3057, 3175-3176 and 3631-3633. Comparable election studies from Eastern Europe are archived under ZA Study Nos.: 3123-3126, 3215-3218, 3527-3530, 3631-3633, 3888-3893.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA2469 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Karasimeonov, Georgi (Hrsg.): The 1990 Election to the Bulgarian Grand National Assembly and the 1991 Election to the Bulgarian National Assembly: Analyses, Documents and Data Berlin: Ed. Sigma 1997

Update Metadata: 2020-10-21 | Issue Number: 88 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22