European Parliament Election Study 2014, Voter Study, Supplementary Study

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Schmitt, Hermann (MZES, Universiät Mannheim)
  • Popa, Sebastian Adrian (MZES, Universiät Mannheim)
  • Devinger, Felix (MZES, Universiät Mannheim)
Other Title
  • European Election Study Voter Study 2014 (Alternative Title)
  • EES 2014 Voter Study (Alternative Title)
  • European Election Study 2014 (Alternative Title)
Publication Date
  • TNS Dimarso, Brussels, Belgium (Data Collector)
  • TNS BBSS, Sofia, Bulgaria (Data Collector)
  • TNS Aisa s.r.o., Prague, Czech Republic (Data Collector)
  • TNS GALLUP DK, Copenhagen, Denmark (Data Collector)
  • TNS Infratest, Munich, Germany (Data Collector)
  • TNS Emor, Tallinn, Estonia (Data Collector)
  • Behaviour & Attitudes, Dublin, Ireland (Data Collector)
  • TNS ICAP, Athens, Greece (Data Collector)
  • TNS Spain, Madrid, Spain (Data Collector)
  • TNS Sofres, Montrouge, France (Data Collector)
  • HENDAL, Zagreb, Croatia (Data Collector)
  • TNS Italia, Milan, Italy (Data Collector)
  • CYMAR, Nicosia, Cyprus (Data Collector)
  • TNS Latvia, Riga, Latvia (Data Collector)
  • TNS Lithuania, Vilnius, Lithuania (Data Collector)
  • TNS ILRES, Luxembourg, Luxembourg (Data Collector)
  • TNS Hoffmann Kft, Budapest, Hungary (Data Collector)
  • MISCO International Ltd, Valletta, Malta (Data Collector)
  • TNS NIPO, Amsterdam, Netherlands (Data Collector)
  • TNS Austria, Vienna, Austria (Data Collector)
  • TNS Polska, Warsaw, Poland (Data Collector)
  • TNS Portugal, Lisbon, Portugal (Data Collector)
  • TNS CSOP, Bucharest, Romania (Data Collector)
  • RM PLUS, Maribor, Slovenia (Data Collector)
  • TNS Slovakia, Bratislava, Slovakia (Data Collector)
  • TNS GALLUP Oy, Espoo, Finland (Data Collector)
  • TNS SIFO, Stockholm, Sweden (Data Collector)
  • TNS UK, London, United Kingdom (Data Collector)
  • TNS Opinion, Brussels (international co-ordination) (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • International Institutions, Relations, Conditions
    • Political Attitudes and Behavior
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • International politics and organisation
    • Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion
    • Elections
  • Abstract

    The main aim of the EES 2014, Voter Study, Supplementary Study, is to partially remedy for the mistake that appeared in the question wording of qpp19 in the EES 2014 Voter Study, First Post-Election Survey (ZA5160). Voting behavior. Attitudes towards the EU and towards EU unification. Perception of parties regarding EU unification. Representation. Topics: 1. Voting: if there was a general election tomorrow, which party would be voted for (Sunday question). 2. Institutions and EU integration: trust in EU institutions; identification as a citizen of the EU; European Parliament takes into consideration the concerns of European citizens; respondent feels attached to Europe; country’s membership of EU is a good or bad thing; EU support for Member State facing severe economic and financial difficulties; respondent´s attitude towards European unification; perception of parties regarding EU unification. 3. Value orientations: left-right self-placement. 4. Representation: assessment of government’s records; assessment of EU institutions records. Demography: nationality (migration status); age; marital status; age at completion of full-time education; gender; religious denomination; attendance of religious services; trade union membership; degree of urbanisation; Additionally coded: interview id; country; region; size of locality; date of the interview; language of the interview; split ballot; weighting factors.
Temporal Coverage
  • 2015-02-28 / 2015-03-20
Geographic Coverage
  • Austria (AT)
  • Belgium (BE)
  • Bulgaria (BG)
  • Cyprus (CY)
  • Czech Republic (CZ)
  • Germany (DE)
  • Denmark (DK)
  • Estonia (EE)
  • Spain (ES)
  • Finland (FI)
  • France (FR)
  • United Kingdom (GB)
  • Greece (GR)
  • Croatia (HR)
  • Hungary (HU)
  • Ireland (IE)
  • Italy (IT)
  • Lithuania (LT)
  • Luxembourg (LU)
  • Latvia (LV)
  • Malta (MT)
  • Netherlands (NL)
  • Poland (PL)
  • Portugal (PT)
  • Romania (RO)
  • Sweden (SE)
  • Slovenia (SI)
  • Slovakia (SK)
Sampled Universe
Population of the respective nationalities of the European Union Member States, resident in each of the Mamber States and aged 18 years and over (16 years old an over in Austria). The survey covers the national population of citizens and the population of citizens of all the European Union Member States that ae residents in thes countries and have a sufficient command of the national languages to answer the questionnaire.
Sampling Procedure Comment: Probability Sample: Multistage Stratified Random Sample
Collection Mode
  • Face-to-face interview: CAPI (Computer Assisted Personal Interview)
Data and File Information
  • Number of Variables: 180
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA5161 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Internationale Umfrageprogramme (Type: FDZ)

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 20 | Registration Date: 2015-07-23