Situation Report Medium-Sized Companies 1993/94

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:
    • 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; number of employees; administrative district; judgement on the business situation in 1993 and at the time of survey; judgement on the turnover situation in 1993 in comparison to the previous year; development of the costs situation in 1993 in comparison to the previous year; change of sales prices; change of the profit situation; judgement on the profit situation; change of the position of one´s own capital; satisfactory furnishing the company its own capital; investments in 1993 in comparison to the previous year; type of investments conducted in 1993; financing of the last investments conducted; change of number of employees; expected development for 1994 regarding the business situation, turnover, costs situation, sales prices, the profit situation; expected development of investments in comparison to the previous year; expected main focus of investments in 1994; planned employee level for 1994; current greatest problems of the company; effect of the over-all economic recession on the company; type of reaction of the company to the current economic situation; judgement on the quality of the business location in national and international comparison.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1993-12 / 1994-01
Geographic Coverage
  • Rhineland-Palatinate (DE-RP)
  • North Rhine-Westphalia (DE-NW)
Sampled Universe
Medium-sized companies in the administrative districts Arnsberg, Detmold, Muenster, Duesseldorf, Cologne, Koblenz and Trier
Collection Mode
  • Mail survey
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 1925
The study is part of a trend investigation conducted in semi-annual intervals. The data sets are archived under the ZA Study Nos. 2043 to 2046, 2326, 2327, 2328 and 2424.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA2895 (Type: ZA-No.)

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