Eurobarometer 63.5 (Jun-Jul 2005)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Europäische Kommission
Publication Date
  • European Commission, Brussels; DG Communication Public Opinion Analysis Sector (Researcher)
  • TNS OBOP, Warsaw, Poland (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • International Institutions, Relations, Conditions
    • Patterns of Consumption
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Law, crime and legal systems
    • Consumption/consumer behaviour
  • Abstract

    Awareness and use of consumer rights in Poland. Topics: perceived change in media attention on consumer rights; reception of reports on consumer rights in the media; type of media the information was in; assumed authority that was the source of the information; knowledge of the message ´Sprawde, jakie masz prawa´; kind of rights the message refers to; attributes that apply to the message; assessment of the Polish consumer rights compared to other European Union countries; assessment of the efficiency of the Polish justice in matters of consumer rights; knowledge of personal rights as a consumer in: major purchases, paying the phone bill, a package holiday, online or catalogue shopping, buying from door-to-door sellers, cases of guarantee of household devices; change in personal attention to consumer rights; preferred source of information about consumer rights; trust in selected institutions, relatives, friends, or lawyers regarding correct information on consumer rights; knowledge test on organisations dealing with the protection of consumer rights; source of information about the organisation Federacja Konsumentow; contact with Federacja Konsumentow; approval of the following statements: helpful staff at Federacja Konsumentow, useful advice, effective handling of the request; willingness to recommend Federacja Konsumentow; willingness to support an independent consumer association by paying an annual membership fee or by a share of taxes; reception of TV spots or information in print media on consumer rights; assessment of the campaign. Demography: nationality; left-right self-placement; marital status; age at end of education; sex; age; occupation; professional position; type of community; household composition and household size; national provenance; own a mobile phone and fixed (landline) phone. Additionally coded was: date of interview; time of the beginning of the interview; duration of the interview; number of persons present during the interview; respondent cooperation; size of locality; region; weighting factor.
Temporal Coverage
  • 2005-06-25 / 2005-07-13
Geographic Coverage
  • Poland (PL)
Sampled Universe
Population of the respective nationalities of the European Union Member States, resident in Poland and aged 15 years and over
Sampling Procedure Comment: Probability Sample: Multistage Stratified Random Sample
Collection Mode
  • Face-to-face interview: CAPI (Computer Assisted Personal Interview)
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 1000
    Number of Variables: 154
Survey conducted in Poland only Standard trend questions not included All questions are replicated in the framework of Eurobarometer 64.3 (ZA4415) and were in large part already asked in the framework of Eurobarometer 63.3 (ZA4410), always for Poland only.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA4412 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • doi:10.3886/ICPSR30881.v1 (Type: DOI)
  • Internationale Umfrageprogramme (Type: FDZ)
  • Is new version of
    DOI: 10.4232/1.10209

Update Metadata: 2020-10-21 | Issue Number: 95 | Registration Date: 2011-10-19