Flash Eurobarometer 115 (Euro Introduction Attitudes, Step 12 - Euro Members)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Europäische Kommission
Publication Date
  • Mohedano-Brethes, Ruben (Europäische Kommission, Brüssel) (Researcher)
  • Soufflot de Magny, Renaud (Europäische Kommission, Brüssel) (Researcher)
  • DIMARSO, Brüssel (Data Collector)
  • EMNID, Bielefeld (Data Collector)
  • ICAP, Athen (Data Collector)
  • DEMOSCOPIA, Madrid (Data Collector)
  • SOFRES, Montrouge, Frankreich (Data Collector)
  • IRISH MARKETING SURVEYS, Dublin (Data Collector)
  • DOXA, Mailand (Data Collector)
  • ILRES, Luxemburg (Data Collector)
  • NIPO, Amsterdam (Data Collector)
  • METRIS, Lissabon (Data Collector)
  • SUOMEN GALLUP, Espoo, Finnland (Data Collector)
  • ÖSTERREICHISCHES GALLUP, Wien (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • International Institutions, Relations, Conditions
  • Abstract

    Attitude towards the introduction of the Euro in participating countries. Topics: One´s state of knowledge on the introduction of the Euro; knowledge of the availability of the Euro; possible contact person for problems with the Euro; knowledge over period of validity of the old currency; preference for additional details of the amount of draft in the old currency at cash registers; knowledge of certain prices in Euros; knowledge on the direct usability of the new money from the day of introduction; knowledge on retailers´ obligation to return change in Euros only; assessment of inconvenience caused by the introduction of the Euro; fear of deceit and abuse after introduction of the Euro; improvement of confidence in retailers by means of seal of approval; confidence in public organisations when faced with problems with the Euro; assessment of the relief from international price comparisons due to introduction of the Euro; assessment of the development of the Euro to an international currency, similar to the U.S. dollar; expectation of economic growth within the Euro-countries; expectation of an approximation of the Euro-countries; assessment of the emergence of new jobs due to introduction of the Euro; expectations related to simplified shopping in other Euro-countries; elimination of exchange rated due to the Euro; simplified travelling within the EU; expectation of price stability due to the Euro in the Euro zone; evaluation of the advantages caused by the introduction of the Euro; concerns about the value of the Euro in proportion to the U.S. dollar; Personal and professional practical experience with the Euro; knowledge of the conversion rate into the old currency; increase in the sense of belonging to Europe due to the Euro. Demography: Sex; age; age when finished full time education; professional position; party preference; region; degree of urbanisation.
Temporal Coverage
  • 2001-11-15 / 2001-11-26
  • 2001-11-19 / 2001-11-23
  • 2001-11-21 / 2001-11-25
  • 2001-11-15 / 2001-11-19
  • 2001-11-19 / 2001-11-26
  • 2001-11-20 / 2001-11-22
  • 2001-11-19 / 2001-11-21
  • 2001-11-19 / 2001-11-24
  • 2001-11-19 / 2001-11-22
  • 2001-11-15 / 2001-11-22
  • 2001-11-15 / 2001-11-24
  • 2001-11-19 / 2001-11-23
  • 2001-11-20 / 2001-11-26
  • 2001-11-19 / 2001-11-22
  • 2001-11-19 / 2001-11-23
  • 2001-11-19 / 2001-11-25
    United Kingdom
Geographic Coverage
  • Belgium (BE)
  • Germany (DE)
  • Finland (FI)
  • France (FR)
  • Greece (GR)
  • Ireland (IE)
  • Italy (IT)
  • Luxembourg (LU)
  • Netherlands (NL)
  • Austria (AT)
  • Portugal (PT)
  • Spain (ES)
Sampled Universe
Continental population aged 15 and over
Collection Mode
  • Telephone interview
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 6539
    Number of Variables: 56
The sample sizes amount to 500 respondents in each country. Two samples have been conducted in Germany for East and West. See also ZA-Study-No. 3605 for the non-Euro countries.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA3604 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Internationale Umfrageprogramme (Type: FDZ)
  • European Commission; EOS Gallup Europe: Euro Attitudes (wave 6) - Euro Zone. Brussels: European Commission November 2001 http://ec.europa.eu/public_opinion/flash/fl115_en.pdf

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 246 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22