Parliamentary Election Belarus 1995

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Klingemann, Hans-Dieter (Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung)
  • Belarus Sociological Service "Public Opinion", Minsk, Weißrussland
Other Title
  • Parlamenzkiya vybary u Belarusi 1995 (Original Title)
Publication Date
  • Belarus Sociological Service "Public Opinion", Minsk (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Political Attitudes and Behavior
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion
    • Government, political systems and organisation
    • Elections
  • Abstract

    Election behavior and questions about the political system. Topics: Voting in the elections to the Supreme Soviet; assessment of the election as democratic; date of taking the final voting decision (first and second round); knowing the names of the candidates of one´s constituency; voting decision in the first and second round; reasons for voting decision; knowing the name of the former Prime Minister; knowing the names of the elected deputies; influence of one´s voting decision on changes; influence of the persons who are in power on the further development; member´s of parliament interest in the opinion of ordinary people; representation of people´s interests by political parties; political party which views corresponds with one´s own; attitudes towards multi-party system; sympathy scale of politicians; name of the former deputy of your constituency and meetings in the last year; left-right-self placement and left-right-placement of political parties and politicians; economic situation and changes in the last year; freedom of speech; necessity of political parties; satisfaction with democratic reforms; member of a trade union; religion; attitude to religion; region.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1995-06
Geographic Coverage
  • Belarus (BY)
Sampled Universe
The Population (18 years and older).
Sampling Procedure Comment: Multi-stage stratified random sample
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 1000
    Number of Variables: 118
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 ZA-Nos.: ZA2465-ZA2469, ZA2485-ZA2488, ZA2560-ZA2562, ZA2811-ZA2819, ZA2901-ZA2912, ZA3053-ZA3057, ZA3175-ZA3176 and ZA3631-ZA3633. Comparable election studies from Eastern Europe are archived under ZA-Nos.: ZA3123-ZA3126, ZA3215-ZA3218, ZA3527-ZA3530, ZA3631-ZA3633, ZA3888-ZA3893.
A - Data and documents are released for academic research and teaching.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA2817 (Type: ZA-No.)

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 91 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22