Slovenian Public Opinion 1992: The Process of Democratisation

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Tos, Niko (Public Opinion and Mass Communication Research Center, University of Ljubliana, Slowenien)
Other Title
  • Slovensko javno mnenje 1992: Proces demokratizacije (Original Title)
Publication Date
  • Public Opinion and Mass Communication Research Center, University of Ljubliana, Slovenia (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Political Attitudes and Behavior
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Social conditions and indicators
    • Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion
    • Government, political systems and organisation
  • Abstract

    Subjective perceptions and attitudes of the population. Political behaviour and attitudes toward democratisation. Topics: Evaluation of the situation in the society; efficiency of the government; left-right self-placement; post-war conditions in the country; satisfaction with democracy; satisfaction with material conditions; trust in institutions; relatedness to the country; voting; party preferences; living conditions; personal living standard; areas of public spending; attitudes toward multiparty system; religiosity of politicians; evaluation of interwar occurrences; esteem for political leaders; presidential elections; left-right rating of parties; evaluation of the political regime; attributes of politicians; level of information; fluency of languages; interethnic relations; refuges; international attitudes; potential foreign threat; ethnic distance; employment of foreigners; additional income; insecurity of employment; commitment of employees; sources of survival; evaluation of economic situation; plan for holidays.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1992-10 / 1992-11
Geographic Coverage
  • Slovenia (SI)
Sampled Universe
The residential population 18 years old and older. Excluded: Institutionalised people
Sampling Procedure Comment: Three stage systematic random sample
Collection Mode
  • Face-to-face interview with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 2022
    Number of Variables: 334
The data set is part of the Slovenian General Social Survey Series (SJM). It comprises also a replication of a great portion of the Transition to Democracy Survey 1991 which is available at the Social Science Data Archive (ADP), Ljubliana, Slovenia. Related data sets are archived under the ZA Study Nos.: 3527-3530, 3215 (1989) and 3217 (1990-1998). The data sets of the complete Slovenian General Social Survey Series and all related studies are available at the Slovenian Social Science Data Archive (ADP), Ljubliana ( Election studies of the project "Founding Elections in Eastern Europe" (H.-D. Klingemann, Science Center Berlin -WZB-; supported by the Fritz Thyssen Foundation) are archived under ZA Study Nos.: 2465-2469, 2485-2488, 2560-2562, 2811-2819, 2901-2912, 3053-3057, 3175-3176 and 3631-3633. Further election studies from Eastern Europe are archived under ZA Study Nos.: 3123-3126, 3215-3218, 3527-3530, 3631-3633, 3888-3893.
A - Data and documents are released for academic research and teaching.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA3528 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Tos, N.; Miheljak, V.(Hrsg.): Slovenia between Continuity and Change 1990-1997: Analyses, Documents and Data; Series Founding Elections in Eastern Europe. Berlin: Edition Sigma 2002

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 87 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22