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Democratic Attitudes in Belarus 2002

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Titarenko, Larissa (Staatliche Universität Weißrussland, Abteilung Soziologie, Minsk)
Other Title
  • Otnoshenie k demokratii v Belarusi, 2002 (Original Title)
Publication Date
  • AISA, Prague, Czech Republic (Data Collector)
  • Larisa Titarenko, Belarus State University, Department of Sociology,Minsk (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Political Attitudes and Behavior
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Social conditions and indicators
    • Social behaviour and attitudes
    • Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion
  • Abstract

    Political attitudes and participation, attitudes towards the state, value system and questions of morality. Topics: Level of optimism/pessimism; actions against unjust or harmful decisions: Contact to elected political leaders or administrative officials; contact press; vote against offending officials at next election, consult a lawyer, take some violent action, protest, organize an informal group, work through a political party, work through a formal group (union, church, professional); knowledge about politics; role of the state and political parties; attitudes towards state and government; issues related to ethnic roots: Nationality, mother tongue, freedom, religion, history, life without conflicts, traditional meals and drinks, equality, science and technology, constitution of the Republic, democracy, free enterprise, humanism, culture, literature and art; importance of the following traits: City, village or region where respondent lives, religion, gender, economic situation, family, individuality, peculiarities of my character, political orientation, nationality, ethnic origin or race, social status and profession, physical appearance, admiration by other people, helpfulness to others, knowledge and skills, self-esteem, conscience, belonging to Europe and the whole world; questions on morality and values (scale); economic status; left-right self placement; political party sympathized; membership of a political party or other organization; political participation; unpaid volunteer activity for charity etc.; donation for charity collection; systematically recycled paper, glass etc.; cared for/helped to a friend/relative on regular basis; attitudes towards questions about politics and morality; spoken language; values system: Job, family, friends, acquaintances, leisure time, politics and religion; place of working; confession; place of residence; oblast; date of interview; length of interview; region; language of interview.
Temporal Coverage
  • 2002-06 / 2002-07
Geographic Coverage
  • Belarus (BY)
Sampled Universe
The population aged 15-69 of age.
Sampling Procedure Comment: Random stratified sample
Collection Mode
  • Personal Interview with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 1000
    Number of Variables: 161
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA4053 (Type: ZA-No.)

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

Titarenko, Larissa (2004): Democratic Attitudes in Belarus 2002. Version: 1.0.0. GESIS Data Archive. Dataset.