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Flash Eurobarometer 140 (European Union enlargement)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Europäische Kommission
Publication Date
  • Soufflot de Magny, Renaud (Europäische Kommission, Brüssel) (Researcher)
  • Debyser, Ariane (Europäische Kommission, Brüssel) (Researcher)
  • TNS DIMARSO, Brüssel (Data Collector)
  • TNS GALLUP, Kopenhagen (Data Collector)
  • TNS EMNID, Bielefeld (Data Collector)
  • TNS ICAP, Athen (Data Collector)
  • TNS DEMOSCOPIA, Madrid (Data Collector)
  • SOFRES, Montrouge, Frankreich (Data Collector)
  • IRISH MARKETING SURVEYS, Dublin (Data Collector)
  • DOXA, Mailand (Data Collector)
  • TNS ILRES, Luxemburg (Data Collector)
  • TNS NIPO, Amsterdam (Data Collector)
  • EUROTESTE, Lissabon (Data Collector)
  • ICM, London (Data Collector)
  • SVENSKA GALLUP, Stockholm (Data Collector)
  • TNS SUOMEN GALLUP, Espoo, Finnland (Data Collector)
  • ÖSTERREICHISCHES GALLUP, Wien (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • International Institutions, Relations, Conditions
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • International politics and organisation
    • Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion
  • Abstract

    Attitude towards the enlargement of the EU. Topics: awareness of the enlargement of the European Union by May 2004; knowledge which countries will join; personal visits to the new member states; assessment of the readiness of the EU for the enlargement; most important aspects to cope with the enlargement; attitude towards selected statements on the political impact of the enlargement of the European Union: will reduce risks of war and conflicts in Europe, moral duty to reunite Europe after the Cold War, stronger influence of the EU on a global level, expensive for the own country, less important role of the own country in Europe, more difficult to take decisions on EU level, loss of contact to citizens, justified due to historical and geographical reasons; attitude towards the following statements on the impact of the enlargement of the European Union: opening of new markets, settling of citizens from other member states in the own country, easier control of illegal immigration, more difficult to tackle crime and drug smuggling, easier to tackle environmental problems, increase of unemployment in the own country, falling standard of social welfare in the own country, expansion of the agricultural sector of the own country to new markets, cultural enrichment; attitude towards models of enlargement: acceptance of more than the 13 current candidate countries, agreement on the final borders of the EU before any further enlargement, development of an alternative relationship. Demography: sex; age; age at end of education; occupation; professional position; region; type of community. Additionally coded was: country; weighting factor.
Temporal Coverage
  • 2003-03-21 / 2003-03-30
  • 2003-03-21 / 2003-03-29
  • 2003-03-21 / 2003-03-26
  • 2003-03-21 / 2003-03-25
  • 2003-03-21 / 2003-03-30
  • 2003-03-24 / 2003-03-28
  • 2003-03-24 / 2003-03-26
  • 2003-03-21 / 2003-03-27
  • 2003-03-21 / 2003-03-25
  • 2003-03-21 / 2003-03-27
  • 2003-03-21 / 2003-03-26
  • 2003-03-24 / 2003-03-27
  • 2003-03-21 / 2003-03-28
  • 2003-03-21 / 2003-03-28
  • 2003-03-21 / 2003-03-27
  • 2003-03-21 / 2003-03-23
    United Kingdom
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
Population aged 15 years and over
Collection Mode
  • Telephone interview
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 15031
    Number of Variables: 55
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA3933 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Internationale Umfrageprogramme (Type: FDZ)
  • Is new version of
    DOI: 10.4232/1.3933
  • European Commission; EOS Gallup Europe: Enlargement of the European Union. Brussels: European Commission March 2001. Zu diesem Flash Eurobarometer ist ein Report der Europäischen Kommission abrufbar unter:

Update Metadata: 2020-10-21 | Issue Number: 93 | Registration Date: 2011-05-23

Europäische Kommission (2011): Flash Eurobarometer 140 (European Union enlargement). Version: 1.0.1. GESIS Data Archive. Dataset.