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Nursing Care Cultural Orientations

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Evangelische Fachhochschule Freiburg
  • Institut für Soziologie der Universität Freiburg
  • FIFAS - Freiburger Institut für angewandte Sozialwissenschaft
Publication Date
  • FIFAS - Freiburger Institut für angewandte Sozialwissenschaft (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Family
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Specific diseases and medical conditions
    • Family life and marriage
    • Specific social services: use and provision
  • Abstract

    1. Social network, readiness for nursing care and assessment of the social situation of older people in a small town. Topics: 1. Information on relatives: living parents or parents-in-law; age of parents or parents-in-law; need of care of relatives and utilization of the nursing care insurance; participation in providing nursing care; marital status; steady partner and living together with him; number and information on persons in household (age, sex, relationship); number, age, sex and distance of one's children outside of household. 2. Readiness for nursing care: attitude to the right of parents to the takeover of domestic nursing care by their children; willingness to care for someone close to the respondent (scale); thinking about personal need of care and assessment of the probability that the respondent himself or his partner will be in need of care; precautions taken for such a case; preferred as well as probable aid in case of need of nursing care; attitude to obligation of relatives or the government to take on nursing care tasks (scale); judgement on the advantageousness of the new nursing care insurance for relatives providing nursing care (scale). 3. Assessment of the social situation: postmaterialism; assessment of the certainty of one's own provision for old age; preference for reduction, extension or for no change in social services; attitude to employment of mothers and women (role orientation scale); moral orientations; future pessimism; dissatisfaction with politicians. Demography: school degree; educational level; employment; occupation; last year of employment; last occupational position; unemployment during the last 10 years and length of unemployment; residential status; length of living in current residence and in Munderkingen; age; net household income; religious affiliation; frequency of church attendance; sex. Also encoded was: residential surroundings; type and location of residence; begin of interview, length of interview.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1999-02
Geographic Coverage
  • Munderkingen (DE-BW-MDK)
Sampled Universe
Germans in private households born between 1 Mar 1939 and 1 Mar 1959 (40 to 60-year-olds)
Sampling Procedure Comment: Random selection
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 398
    Number of Variables: 194
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA3447 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Blinkert, Baldo; Klie, Thomas: Pflegekulturelle Orientierungen und soziale Milieus: Ergebnisse einer Untersuchung über die sozialstrukturelle Verankerung von Solidarität. In: Sozialer Fortschritt, 49, 2000, Heft 10, S. 237-245.

Update Metadata: 2020-10-21 | Issue Number: 91 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22

Evangelische Fachhochschule Freiburg; Institut für Soziologie der Universität Freiburg; FIFAS - Freiburger Institut für angewandte Sozialwissenschaft (2000): Pflegekulturelle Orientierungen. Version: 1.0.0. GESIS Datenarchiv. Dataset.