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Foreigners in Germany 1999 - 1st Wave

Version
2.0.0
Resource Type
Dataset
Creator
  • MARPLAN, Offenbach
Publication Date
2012-01-11
Contributor
  • MARPLAN, Offenbach (Data Collector)
Language
German
Classification
  • ZA:
    • Society, Culture
Description
  • Abstract

    The social and economic situation of foreign employees in the Federal Republic. Topics: nationality of respondent; ethnic affiliation of respondents from former Yugoslavia; place of birth in Germany or abroad; duration of stay in Germany up to now; estimated time period still to be spent in Germany; visits to one's native country since moving to Germany; visit to one's native country in the previous year; greatest concerns and problems in Germany; interest in German as well as dual citizenship; relinquishing previous citizenship for the sake of a German passport; perceived attitude of Germans to guest workers at work; satisfaction with current job; most sympathetic party in Germany; party preference (Sunday question); average monthly expenditures for food and everyday necessities; preferred shopping places for groceries and everyday necessities as well as consumer items; responsibility of respondent for housekeeping. Demography: marital status; size of household; number of working members of the household; number of persons under 18 years old in the household; further family members in Germany outside of personal household; family members in native country; type of employment; job title; income; age; residential status; amount of rent; rent increase for base rent or additional costs in the last year; satisfaction with residence or accomodation; number of years of school completed; school degree in Germany or native country; type of school degree; self-assessment of knowledge of German (reading); vocational training completed as well as length of vocational training; possession of a car; brand of car; new or used car; number of kilometers driven annually; net household income. Interviewer rating: presence of third persons during interview as well as influence through third parties; evaluation of communication; willingness of respondent to cooperate; knowledge of German and one's own language. Also encoded was: state; city size.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1999-05-03 / 1999-06-13
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
    FRG (old states and West Berlin)
Sampled Universe
The foreign residential population 15 years old and older (Spaniards, Italians, Yugoslavs, Greeks and Turks, over-sample according to nationalities)
Sampling
Quota sample according to sex, age, marital status and size of household, about 400 persons per nationality
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 2030
    Number of Variables: 111
Note
The study is part of an omnibus survey and part of a survey series begun in 1970.
Availability
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Rights
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA3366 (Type: ZA-No.)
Relations
  • Is new version of
    DOI: 10.4232/1.3366

Update Metadata: 2017-12-28 | Issue Number: 74 | Registration Date: 2012-01-28

MARPLAN, Offenbach (2012): Ausländer in Deutschland 1999 - 1. Welle. Version: 2.0.0. GESIS Datenarchiv. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.4232/1.11081