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Party Preferences Czech Republic 1999 (Trend)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Institute for Public Opinion Research (IVVM), Prague, Czech Republic
Other Title
  • Stranicke preference v Ceske republice 1999 (Trend) (Original Title)
Publication Date
  • Institute for Public Opinion Research (IVVM), Prague, Czech Republic (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Political Attitudes and Behavior
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion
    • Government, political systems and organisation
    • Elections
  • Abstract

    Judgement on parties and attitude toward current political questions. Cumulative data set of the monthly surveys in 1999. Topics: Participation in elections and voting; party close to heart; satisfaction with political situation; left-right self placement (scale); trust in institutions and political leaders (Vaclav Havel (president)- Milos Zeman (CSSD leader)- Vaclav Klaus (ODS leader); transformation of Czech economy; voting decision in 1996 and 1998; satisfaction with democracy; voting decision concerning EU membership; advantages and disadvantages of the EU membership; believe in God; living standard of the household; region; size of the community.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1999-01 / 1999-12
    The survey periods: 4-11 January 1999 1-8 February 1999 1-8 March 1999 1-9 April 1999 3-10 May 1999 31 May - 7 June 1999 1-12 July 1999 30 August - 6 September 1999 4-11 October 1999 1-8 November 1999 29 November - 6 December 1999.
Geographic Coverage
  • Czech Republic (CZ)
Sampled Universe
The permanent residents of 15 years of age and older
Sampling Procedure Comment: Quota sample. The quotas based on region, size of the community, sex, age and education
Collection Mode
  • Face-to-face interview with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 11317
    Number of Variables: 40
The data set is part of the ´Party Preferences Czech Republic Series´. It was created by merging data from the monthly public opinion surveys in 1999 January 1999 1041 February 1999 925 March 1999 1048 April 1999 1024 May 1999 1044 June 1999 1020 July 1999 1026 September 1999 1070 October 1999 1019 November 1999 1093 December 1999 1007. Further merged data sets are archived under the ZA Study Nos. 3888 (1996), 3889 (1998), 3891 (2000) and 3892 (2001). Between 1990 and 2000 the surveys were carried out by the Institute for Public Opinion Research (Institut pro vyzkum verejneho mineni, IVVM;, at the Federal Statistical Office (later Czech Statistical Office, In 2000 the IVVM was abolished and the Center for Public Opinion Research (Centrum pro vyzkum verejneho mineni, CVVM) continued the program. CVVM is a department of the Institute of Sociology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic ( The original data sets are available at the Sociological Data Archive (SDA), Prague ( Further Election Studies from Eastern Europe are archived under the ZA Study Nos.: 2465-2469, 2485-2488, 2560-2562, 2811-2819, 2901-2912, 3053-3057, 3123-3126, 3175-3176, 3215-3218, 3527-3539, 3631-3633 and 3888-3893.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA3890 (Type: ZA-No.)

Update Metadata: 2020-10-21 | Issue Number: 87 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22

Institute for Public Opinion Research (IVVM), Prague, Czech Republic (2003): Party Preferences Czech Republic 1999 (Trend). Version: 1.0.0. GESIS Data Archive. Dataset.