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Forsa Bus 1995

Version
1.0.0
Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
Creator
  • FORSA, Berlin
Publication Date
1998
Contributor
  • FORSA, Berlin (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

    Political questions, evaluation of parties and federal chancellor. Topics: most important political topics; expected economic situation and expected development of personal living conditions; greatest problems in Germany; preference for federal chancellor; most able party in the Federal Republic; behavior at the polls in the last Federal Parliament election and state parliament election; party preference on state and federal level (Sunday question). Demography: sex; year of birth; employment; professional position; vocational training; school education; size of household; members of household under 14 years and their year of birth; religious affiliation; frequency of church attendance; union membership; party membership; monthly net income. Also encoded was: state; city size; date of interview; weekday of interview.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1995-01 / 1995-12
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
Sampled Universe
German-speaking population aged 14 and over
Sampling
Probability: Simple random; Sampling Procedure Comment: sample according to the RLD procedure
Time Dimension
  • Longitudinal: Trend/Repeated cross-section
Collection Mode
  • Telephone interview: CATI
  • Telephone interview with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 126946
    Number of Variables: 65
Note
The data set contains parts from omnibus surveys conducted by FORSA in a daily rhythm. Each working day approx. 500 interview were conducted.
Availability
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A - Data and documents are released for academic research and teaching.
Rights
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA2983 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • WAHLEN (Type: FDZ)

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

FORSA, Berlin (1998): Forsa-Bus 1995. Version: 1.0.0. GESIS Datenarchiv. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.4232/1.2983