Flash Eurobarometer 98/D (Euro Introduction Attitudes, Step 10 - Non-Euro Members)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Europäische Kommission
Publication Date
  • Europäische Kommission, DG Press and Communication, Unit B/1 (Researcher)
  • EOS Gallup Europe Gallup, Kobenhavn, Denmark 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 in the non-Euro countries. Topics: Self-assessment on state of knowledge on the Euro; knowledge of a country introducing the Euro as well as the estimated date of introduction in this country and in other European countries; knowledge of the duration of the transitional phase in which the old currency can still be used; knowledge test on the EU-wide validity of Euro notes and coins; perception of pricing in Euro in one’s own country, abroad, on the internet as well as in catalogues and brochures; fear of disadvantages for the population and abuse in the course of the introduction of the Euro as well as fear of the loss of one’s national currency in the countries of the Euro zone; assessment of select consequences of the introduction of the Euro: Facilitated price comparison, equal meaning of the Euro with the dollar as an international currency, economic growth, reduction of the developmental differences between countries in the Euro zone, creation of job vacancies, facilitated purchasing in other countries with the Euro currency, elimination of exchange fees, simplified travelling within the European Union, price stability, personal advantages; concern about the value of the Euro compared to the dollar; knowledge of the exchange rate of the Euro into national currency; expected changes of one’s own identity as European for the inhabitants of the Euro zone and expected feeling of marginalisation among inhabitants in the non-Euro zone. Demography: Sex; age; age when finished full time education; professional position; party preference; region; degree of urbanisation.
Temporal Coverage
  • 2001-09-06 / 2001-09-14
Geographic Coverage
  • Denmark (DK)
  • Sweden (SE)
  • United Kingdom (GB)
Sampled Universe
Persons aged 15 and over in the three 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: 1508
    Number of Variables: 42
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA3585 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Internationale Umfrageprogramme (Type: FDZ)

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