RIAS and Other Broadcasting Stations (January 1961)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • United States Information Agency (USIA), Washington
Publication Date
  • DIVO, Frankfurt (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Communication, Public Opinion, Media
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Mass media
  • Abstract

    Attitudes of East Germans to the radio station RIAS. Topics: radio stations used; broadcasts of GDR stations; familiarity of RIAS; sources of information about RIAS; RIAS use by friends and acquaintances; frequency of RIAS use; frequency and time of day of RIAS use; reception quality of RIAS on different frequencies; favorite RIAS broadcasts; TV use; frequency and time of day of use of West television; activity in agriculture; use of the RIAS farming program; reasons why the farming program is not listened to; desired broadcast times and topics desired for the farming program. Demography: occupation; age; education; state; sex. Also encoded was: place of interview.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1961-01
Geographic Coverage
  • German Democratic Republic (1949-1990) (DDDE)
Sampled Universe
East German visitors at the ´Green Week´ in West Berlin.
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 1200
    Number of Variables: 264
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA3330 (Type: ZA-No.)

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