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State Election in Bavaria 1994

Version
2.0.0
Resource Type
Dataset
Creator
  • Forschungsgruppe Wahlen, Mannheim
Publication Date
2012-02-27
Contributor
  • Forschungsgruppe Wahlen, Mannheim (Data Collector)
Language
German
Classification
  • ZA:
    • Political Attitudes and Behavior
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion
    • Government, political systems and organisation
    • Elections
    • Economic systems and development
Description
  • Abstract

    Judgement on parties and politicians at the state parliament election in Bavaria. Topics: eligible voter status of respondent; city size; most important political problems of Bavaria; intent to participate in the election; intent to use absentee ballot; party preference (first vote and second vote as well as rank order procedure); certainty of one´s voting decision; significance of the state parliament election at the level of federal politics; behavior at the polls in the last state parliament election; attitude to a CSU one-party government; coalition preference; sympathy scale for the parties at state as well as federal level and for the top politicians at the federal level as well as at the state level; satisfaction scale for the CSU government in the state, the Bavarian SPD opposition as well as the achievements of the Federal Government; interest in politics; degree of familiarity of Edmund Stoiber and Renate Schmidt; opinion of Edmund Stoiber as prime minister; assessment of the involvement of Stoiber in the so-called Amigo Affair; judgement on the economic situation of Bavaria and economic prognosis; assessment of personal economic situation and expected further development; comparison of the economic situation of Bavaria with the rest of the federal territory; ability of a CSU-led or an SPD-led state government in economic questions, the combat against unemployment, crime, environmental protection, foreigner policies as well as the situation in the housing market; tenant status; voting for candidates or parties; expected winner of the state parliament election in Bavaria; expected chances for a one-party government by the CSU; chances for the small parties such as FDP, Alliance 90/Greens and Republicans to gain seats in the state parliament; intent to participate in the Federal Parliament election in October; preferred party in the Federal Parliament election; living together with a partner; completed studies; recognition of the technical college degree from the East in Western Germany; completed apprenticeship; assessment of job security; religiousness; union member in household; close persons whose job is endangered or are unemployed; party inclination and party identification.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1994-09-15 / 1994-09-23
Geographic Coverage
  • Bavaria (DE-BY)
Sampled Universe
Eligible voters
Sampling
RLD procedure (Randomize last digit)
Collection Mode
  • Telephone interview with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 838
    Number of Variables: 97
Note
The survey took place from 15 until 23 September (839 respondents) as well as on the election day, 25 September 1994 (6911 respondents). The survey was commissioned by the ZDF {Second German Television Network} and served as basis for the projection and analyses of election results on the evening of the election.
Availability
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA2506 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • WAHLEN (Type: FDZ)
Relations
  • Is new version of
    DOI: 10.4232/1.2506
Publications
  • Forschungsgruppe Wahlen: Wahl in Bayern: Eine Analyse der Landtagswahl vom 25. September 1994. Mannheim: Forschungsgruppe Wahlen, 1994. (Berichte der Forschungsgruppe Wahlen Nr. 75)

Update Metadata: 2019-09-23 | Issue Number: 75 | Registration Date: 2012-03-15

Forschungsgruppe Wahlen, Mannheim (2012): Landtagswahl in Bayern 1994. Version: 2.0.0. GESIS Datenarchiv. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.4232/1.11257