Flash Eurobarometer 205 (General public survey after the introduction of the euro in Slovenia)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Europäische Kommission
Publication Date
  • Papacostas, Antonis (Europäische Kommission, Brüssel DG Communication Public Opinion Analysis Sector) (Researcher)
  • VALICON (Cati d.o.o.), Ljubljana, Slovenia (Data Collector)
  • The Gallup Organisation, Brussels / The Gallup Organisation Hungary(fieldwork coordination) (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • International Institutions, Relations, Conditions
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Economic systems and development
  • Abstract

    After the introduction of the euro in Slovenia. Topics: difficulties handling euro coins and banknotes; currency used for counting or calculating when doing common or exceptional purchases; difficulties converting tolar to euro and understanding the value in euro; assessment of dual price displays as useful and correct; purchase of a euro coins starter kit before January 2007 and reasons for not having purchased one; problems and kind of problems encountered when exchanging or withdrawing euro cash in the first week of January 2007; assessment of the changeover to the euro as smoothly and efficiently; naming of security features of euro banknotes; assessment of the frequency of incorrect price conversions or rounding of prices; euro will help to maintain price stability in Slovenia; used source of information about the introduction of the euro; most efficient source of information during the changeover period; self-rated knowledge about the euro; prioritized issues about the euro to get more information on; satisfaction with the information about the euro provided by the national authorities; reception of TV spots or advertisements in Slovenian magazines about the euro and assessment of their usefulness; possession of a euro calculator and assessment of its usefulness. Demography: age; type of community; occupation; professional position; sex. Additionally coded was: date of interview; region; weighting factor.
Temporal Coverage
  • 2007-01-29 / 2007-02-03
Geographic Coverage
  • Slovenia (SI)
Sampled Universe
Population aged 15 years and over
Collection Mode
  • Telephone interview
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 1004
    Number of Variables: 66
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA4545 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Internationale Umfrageprogramme (Type: FDZ)
  • European Commission; The Gallup Organisation: General public survey after the introduction of the euro in Slovenia. Brussels: European Commission March 2007 http://ec.europa.eu/public_opinion/flash/fl_205_en.pdf

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 93 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22