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Difficulties of Recent East Zone Refugees

Version
1.0.0
Resource Type
Dataset
Creator
  • United States Information Agency (USIA), Washington
Publication Date
2000
Contributor
  • DIVO, Frankfurt (Data Collector)
Language
English
Classification
  • ZA:
    • Society, Culture
Description
  • Abstract

    Attitudes of refugees from the GDR. Topics: reasons for fleeing from the GDR; encouragement by the West to flee; ex post judgement on the decision to flee; change of opinion on the West since fleeing. Demography: age; occupation; school education; sex; country of origin; city size; refugee status; length of stay in refugee camp.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1952-09
Geographic Coverage
  • German Democratic Republic (1949-1990) (DDDE)
Sampled Universe
Refugees from the GDR
Sampling
Random selection in 4 refugee scamps in West Berlin (Karlsbad; Asconiawerke; Gatow; Fichtebunker).
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 397
    Number of Variables: 41
Availability
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Rights
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA3301 (Type: ZA-No.)

Update Metadata: 2017-12-28 | Issue Number: 76 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22

United States Information Agency (USIA), Washington (2000): Difficulties of Recent East Zone Refugees. Version: 1.0.0. GESIS Data Archive. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.4232/1.3301