Flash Eurobarometer 116 (Special Target: E-Commerce)

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)
  • GALLUP, Kopenhagen (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)
  • NOP, London (Data Collector)
  • GALLUP SVENSKA, Stockholm (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • International Institutions, Relations, Conditions
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Business/industrial management and organisation
  • Abstract

    Attitudes of companies towards e-commerce. Topics: internet connection of the company; availability of a company website; possibility to make orders via the company’s website; sales through electronic market places; percentage of the total sales coming from internet sales; purchase of supplies via the internet; purchase of supplies via electronic market places; percentage of total supplies currently purchased on the internet; experienced problems with regard to electronic sales and purchases in the last six months: viruses, illegal access, denial of service, defacement of web server, ID theft, occupation of domain name; measures taken to protect company against security problems: firewall, virus scanner, intrusion detection, SSL server site. Demography: information about the company: number of employees in the own country, company size; position of respondent at the company; company sector; turnover of the company in the own country. Additionally coded was: country; SIC-Code; NACE-Code; weighting factor.
Temporal Coverage
  • 2001-11-27 / 2001-12-17
Geographic Coverage
  • Belgium (BE)
  • Denmark (DK)
  • Germany (DE)
  • Finland (FI)
  • France (FR)
  • Greece (GR)
  • Ireland (IE)
  • Italy (IT)
  • Luxembourg (LU)
  • Netherlands (NL)
  • Austria (AT)
  • Portugal (PT)
  • Sweden (SE)
  • Spain (ES)
  • United Kingdom (GB)
Sampled Universe
Companies employing 10 persons or more (farmers excluded), installed in the European Union
Collection Mode
  • Telephone interview
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Organization
    Number of Units: 8141
    Number of Variables: 35
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA3606 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Internationale Umfrageprogramme (Type: FDZ)
  • European Commission; EOS Gallup Europe: E-Commerce. Brussels: European Commission February 2002 http://ec.europa.eu/public_opinion/flash/fl116_en.pdf

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 91 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22