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Yugoslav Public Opinion 1995

Resource Type
  • Klingemann, Hans-Dieter (Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung)
  • Bacevic, Ljiljana (Center for Political Studies and Public Opinion Research, Institute of Social Sciences, University of Belgrad, Jugoslawien-Serbien)
Other Title
  • Javno mnenje u Jygoslavii, 1995 (Original Title)
Publication Date
  • L. Bacevic, Center for Political Studies and Public Opinion Research, Institute of Social Sciences, University of Belgrad, Yugoslavia-Serbia (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Political Attitudes and Behavior
  • Abstract

    Behavior at the polls, questions on the political system, the nationality conflict as well as on media. Topics: Nationality; religiousness; language spoken at home; understanding other languages; possession of radio, television, video recorder, telephone, computer, car; technical prerequisites for radio reception; cabel or satellite access; email access; frequency of media usage in the last 3 months; trust in local media; most reliable source of information; frequency of listening to domestic and foreign radio stations; preferred broadcasts; listening to "Radio Free Europe", "Voice of America" and "BBC" as well as preferred broadcast times; interest in politics; business, ethnic questions, media, science, environment, health, family, art, culture, history, law and religion; importance of extent to which informed politically; frequency of political discussions; development direction of the country; trust in institutions; stand on leading politicians of the country; stand on the countries Albania, Bulgaria, France, Greece, Croatia, Hungary, Macedonia, Germany, Romania, Russia, USA, Slovenia and Great Britain and to ethnic groups in Yugoslavia; satisfaction with the economic situation of the country; economic situation in comparison with that of a year ago; satisfaction with personal standard of living; development of standard of living in a year; development pace of economic changes; privatization of medium-sized companies; preferred economic form for the country; expectations and results of the economic programs of D. Avramovic; newest peace plan for Bosnia/Herzegovina; prospects for peace; persons primarily responsible for the problems; preferred solution of the refugee problem; expected end of the UN sanctions against Yugoslavia; danger of a civil war; Yugoslavia as federation of Serbia and Montenegro; solving the Kosovo problem; possible forms of cooperation of Yugoslavia, Croatia, Slovenia and the Muslim-Croatian part of Bosnia/Herzegovina; time of EU and NATO membership of Yugoslavia; election participation and decision at the last election and in the next election; reasons for voting decision; fulfillment of the election promises of the socialist party; greatest problems of the country; assessment of socialism; secure job versus high income; parties as representation of interests of farmers, workers, intelligentsia, entrepreneurs, schoolchildren and students, pensioners, of the entire population; support of the policies of Milosevic; geographic identity; stand on foreign investments, Jews, American influence in Yugoslavia, military presence of America in Europe, responsibility of the individual, maintenance of Yugoslav sovereignty under all circumstances and to the break-of the USSR; freedom of the press.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1995
Geographic Coverage
  • Yugoslavia, Federal Republic of (YUCS)
Sampled Universe
Persons 18 years old and older from the residential population
Quota sample
Collection Mode
  • Face-to-face interview with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 2000
    Number of Variables: 393
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 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
  • ZA2910 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Goati, Vladimir (ed.): Elections to the Federal and Republican Parliaments of Yugoslavia (Serbia and Montenegro) 1990-1996. Analyses, Documents and Data. Berlin: Ed. Sigma, 1998.

Update Metadata: 2017-12-28 | Issue Number: 73 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22

Klingemann, Hans-Dieter; Bacevic, Ljiljana (1997): Yugoslav Public Opinion 1995. Version: 1.0.0. GESIS Data Archive. Dataset.