Flash Eurobarometer 82/B (Euro Introduction Attitudes, Step 3 - Non-Euro Members)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Europäische Kommission
Publication Date
  • Melich, Anna (European Commission, Bruxelles) (Researcher)
  • Jamar, Nicole (EOS, Gallup Europe, Chaumont-Gistoux, Belgium) (Researcher)
  • TNS GALLUP DK, Copenhagen, Denmark TNS ICAP, Athens, Greece SVENSKA GALLUP, Stockholm, Sweden NOP, London, United Kingdom (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • International Institutions, Relations, Conditions
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Economic systems and development
  • Abstract

    Attitudes towards the Euro and knowledge of its introduction. Topics: Knowledge of a country introducing the Euro as well as the estimated time of it’s introduction in this country; estimated duration of the transitional phase in which the old currency can still be used; self-assessment on state of knowledge on the Euro; perception of the dual pricing of products; fear of abuse in the course of the introduction of the Euro (scale) test on state of knowledge on the EU-wide validity of all Euro notes and coins as well the readily existent establishment of an exchange rate in EU member state named as Euro countries by the interviewees; assessment of select consequences of the introduction of the Euro: Price comparison, equal meaning of the Euro with the dollar as an international currency, economic growth, gap between rich and poor, employment vacancies, purchases in other countries with Euro currency, exchange charges, travelling within the EU, price stability, personal advantages, control of respective governments over the economic policy, national identity; concern about the value of the Euro compared to the dollar. Demography: Sex; age; age when finished full time education; professional position; party preference; region; size of locality.
Temporal Coverage
  • 2000-07 / 2000-08
Geographic Coverage
  • Denmark (DK)
  • Sweden (SE)
  • United Kingdom (GB)
    excl. Northern Ireland
  • Greece (GR)
Sampled Universe
Persons aged 15 and over in the four EU-countries without Euro-currency
Sampling Procedure Comment: Representative sample
Collection Mode
  • Telephone interview with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 2008
    Number of Variables: 38
The sample sizes amount to 500 respondents in each country. See also ZA-Study-No. 3490 for the eleven Euro members.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA3491 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Internationale Umfrageprogramme (Type: FDZ)

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 90 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22