Slovenian Public Opinion Surveys 1990-1998

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Tos, Niko (Public Opinion Research Centre, Faculty of Social Science, University of Ljubljana, Slowenien)
Other Title
  • Slovensko javno mnenje. Raziskava 1990-1998 (Original Title)
Publication Date
  • Center za raziskovanje javnega mnenja in mnozicnih komunikacij (CJMMK), Public Opinion Research Centre, Faculty of Social Science, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Political Attitudes and Behavior
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion
    • Government, political systems and organisation
    • Economic policy
  • Abstract

    Political and socio-economic situation, role of government, political attitudes and election behavior. Topics: Most urgent problems of the country; preferred country to live in; situation in comparison to the past regarding democracy, human rights, respect for work, housing, employment, lawfulness, education, cultural life, rising children, health and influence on government decisions; happiness (scale); government spending on environment, health, police, education, military and defense, old age pensions, unemployment benefit, culture and arts; government's responsibility for employment, price control, health care, standard of living, supporting industry and income differences; reducing of income differences; sufficiency of income; satisfaction with democracy and with the situation of one's family; state of the society; trust in institutions; success of the work of the Parliament, Government, Prime Minister, President and all Ministries; benefit from European Union; rating of political parties (scale); left-right-self placement; party preference; party affiliation; voting in last elections; assessment of the time before 1990; nationality; religiousness; attending religious services; religion; monthly household income; possession of household appliance, car and own house; social self placement; type of residence.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1990-11 / 1998-11
    The survey periods: November to December 1990; November to December 1991; October to November 1992; October to November 1993; October to November 1994; October to November 1995; June 1996; November to December 1997; October to November 1998.
Geographic Coverage
  • Slovenia (SI)
Sampled Universe
Ages: 18 years and older
Sampling Procedure Comment: Multi-stage stratified random sample based on the Central Register of Population
Collection Mode
  • Face-to-face interview
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 14349
    Number of Variables: 132
Cumulative data set of items of the SJM-Survey-Series 1990-1998. The data set is also archived at the Slovenian Data Archive (ADP-No.: ADP SJMPB_98). 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. Further election studies from Eastern Europe are archived under ZA Study Nos.: 3123-3126, 3215-3218, 3527-3530, 3631-3633, 3888-3893.
A - Data and documents are released for academic research and teaching.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA3217 (Type: ZA-No.)

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 89 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22