Election Study Serbia September 1999

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Center for Political Studies and Public Opinion Research, Institute of Social Sciences, Belgrade, Serbia
Other Title
  • Izborna studija, Srbija septembar 1999 (Original Title)
Publication Date
  • Center for Political Studies and Public Opinion Research, Institute of Social Sciences, Belgrade, Serbia (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Political Attitudes and Behavior
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion
    • Government, political systems and organisation
    • Elections
  • Abstract

    Electoral behaviour, questions on the political system and attitudes towards political parties. Topics: Voting in the Presidential elections 1997 (first and second round); most important problem in the country; expectations for the future; responsibility for Serbia´s poor condition; measures for improving situation; opinion about early elections; likelihood of voting in early elections; reasons for non-voting; likelihood of voting; opinion about the boycott of the elections; party voting (Sunday question); attitudes towards politicians and parties; preferred leader of Yugoslavia; support for S. Milosevic, V. Draskovic, Z. Djindjic, D. Avramovic, M. Perisic, M. Djukanovic; transitional government; priority to economy; national question or democracy; democracy in Serbia; most important goals for the future of Serbia and Yugoslavia; responsibility for Serbia (NATO conflict); attitudes towards Milosevic and his policy; Milosevic´s delivery to The Hague Tribunal; political goals set by politicians; participation in anti-government rallies; attitudes towards the role of the opposition; opposition and the West; support of the Alliance of Change. Demography: Gender, age; education; occupation; nationality; school-age children; number of household members; financial situation; registration for voting; region.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1999-09-21 / 1999-09-24
Geographic Coverage
  • Yugoslavia, Federal Republic of (YUCS)
    Serbia (without the Province of Kosovo)
Sampled Universe
Adult population (18 years and more with the right to vote)
Sampling Procedure Comment: A three-stage stratified representative sample was drawn in accordance with the principles of probability model of sampling. The first stage of stratification included demographic regions, the second one municipality, proportionally in urban and other type of settlements, and the third one local community. At the next (fourth) stage, a quota selection was applied inside local communities.
Collection Mode
  • Face-to-face interview with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 840
    Number of Variables: 119
Further election studies from Serbia are archived under the ZA-Nos.: ZA4276-ZA4285 (1997-2003)and ZA2901-ZA2912 (1990-1996). Election studies of the project "Founding Elections in Eastern Europe" (H.-D. Klingemann, Science Center Berlin -WZB-; supported by the Fritz Thyssen Foundation) are archived under ZA-Nos.: ZA2465-ZA2469, ZA2485-ZA2488, ZA2560-ZA2562, ZA2811-ZA2819, ZA2901-ZA2912, ZA3175-ZA3176 and ZA3631-ZA3633. Comparable election studies from Eastern Europe are archived under ZA-Nos.: ZA1944-ZA1945, ZA3123-ZA3126, ZA3215-ZA3218, ZA3527-ZA3530, ZA3631-ZA3633, ZA3888-ZA3893, ZA4053-ZA4054, ZA4064-ZA4065, and ZA4305-ZA4335.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA4278 (Type: ZA-No.)

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 86 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22