Flash Eurobarometer 200 (Preparing for the Euro: Survey among enterprises in the Republic of Cyprus)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Europäische Kommission
Publication Date
  • Papacostas, Antonis (European Commission, Brussels DG Communication Public Analysis Sector) (Researcher)
  • Cypriot Cymar, Cyprus (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • International Institutions, Relations, Conditions
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Business/industrial management and organisation
    • Economic systems and development
  • Abstract

    Preparations of Cypriot enterprises for the changeover to euro. Topics: self-rated knowledge about the euro and the changeover; preferred information sources on the euro: national central bank, European institutions, commercial banks, national government and authorities, consumer associations, media, trade unions and professional organisations, other; satisfaction with information about euro changeover; preferred areas to get more information on; satisfaction with the information about the euro provided by the national authorities; awareness of the publication ´Guide to the introduction of the euro for retail trade and enterprises´; usefulness of the publication; use of the national website on the euro and usefulness; time of the beginning of the enterprise‘s preparations for the changeover to euro; approval of the following statements on the company’s activities regarding the changeover: has identified the impact in the different areas of the enterprise, has defined the necessary computer adaptation, has informed its staff, has evaluated the training needs, has set up a detailed action plan, has appointed a person in charge of coordinating preparations; time of appointing the charged person; assessment of the consequences of the changeover on the enterprise as positive; proceeding regarding the adaptation of computer systems: executed by own staff, outsourcing, both; awareness of the obligation to dual price display during changeover period; knowledge of the duration of the dual circulation period of Cypriot pound and euro; dealing with the adjustment of psychological prices originally in Cypriot pound: exact application of conversion rules, adjusting prices mostly upwards or mostly downwards, partly adjusting upwards and downwards; percentage of sales revenue through: cash, cheques, bank cards; supply of the company with euro coins and banknotes before January 2008 by the bank; usefulness of a coin package; preferred amount of coin package. Demography: position of respondent at the company; information about the company: company sector, number of employees, turnover.
Temporal Coverage
  • 2007-01-08 / 2007-01-11
Geographic Coverage
  • Cyprus (CY)
Sampled Universe
300 enterprises in the sectors G and H (trade and hotel sector), of which 20 enterprises with at least 20 employees and 50 enterprises in the sectors C to K (excl. G and H) with at least 20 employees
Probability: Stratified
Collection Mode
  • Telephone interview
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Organization
    Number of Units: 352
    Number of Variables: 56
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA4541 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Internationale Umfrageprogramme (Type: FDZ)
  • European Commission; The Gallup Organisation: Preparing for the euro. Survey among enterprises in the Republic of Cyprus. Brussels: European Commission March 2007 http://ec.europa.eu/public_opinion/flash/fl200_en.pdf

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 92 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22