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Flash Eurobarometer 256 (Europeans’ attitudes towards the issue of sustainable consumption and production)

Version
1.0.0
Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
Creator
  • Europäische Kommission
Publication Date
2009-11-05
Contributor
  • Papacostas, Antonis (Europäische Kommission, Brüssel DG Communication, Public Opinion Analysis Sector) (Researcher)
  • GALLUP EUROPE, Brussels, Belgium (Data Collector)
  • FOCUS AGENCY, Prague, Czech Republic (Data Collector)
  • HERMELIN, Copenhagen, Denmark (Data Collector)
  • IFAK, Taunusstein, Germany (Data Collector)
  • SAAR POLL, Tallinn, Estonia (Data Collector)
  • METRON ANALYSIS, Athens, Greece (Data Collector)
  • GALLUP SPAIN, Spain (Data Collector)
  • EFFICIENCE3, Reims, France (Data Collector)
  • GALLUP UK, London, United Kingdom (Data Collector)
  • DEMOSKOPEA, Rome, Italy (Data Collector)
  • CYMAR, Nikosia, Cyprus (Data Collector)
  • LATVIAN FACTS, Latvia (Data Collector)
  • BALTIC SURVEY, Vilnius, Lithuania (Data Collector)
  • GALLUP EUROPE, Luxembourg, Luxembourg (Data Collector)
  • GALLUP HUNGARY, Budapest, Hungary (Data Collector)
  • MISCO, Valletta, Malta (Data Collector)
  • MSR, Netherlands (Data Collector)
  • SPECTRA, Linz, Austria (Data Collector)
  • GALLUP POLAND, Warsaw, Poland (Data Collector)
  • CONSULMARK, Lisbon, Portugal (Data Collector)
  • VALICON, Ljubljana, Slovenia (Data Collector)
  • FOCUS AGENCY, Bratislava, Slovakia (Data Collector)
  • NORSTAT FINLAND OY, Espoo, Finland (Data Collector)
  • HERMELIN, Norrköping, Sweden (Data Collector)
  • VITOSHA, Bulgaria (Data Collector)
  • GALLUP ROMANIA, Romania (Data Collector)
  • GALLUP CROATIA, Croatia (Data Collector)
  • The Gallup Organization Hungary, Budapest (international co-ordination) (Data Collector)
Language
English
Classification
  • ZA:
    • Patterns of Consumption
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Trade, industry and markets
    • Environmental degradation/pollution and protection
    • Consumption/consumer behaviour
Description
  • Abstract

    Attitudes towards sustainable consumption and production. Topics: self-rated knowledge about environmental impact of personally used products; importance of each of the following aspects on purchasing decision: environmental impact, price, quality, brand; influence of ecolabels on personal purchasing decisions; most important information to be given by ecolabels; attitude towards ecolabels indicating the carbon footprint; most important contribution of retailers to promote environmentally friendly products; best suited taxation system to promote environmentally friendly products; action with the highest impact on solving environmental problems: purchase of products from eco-friendly production, purchase of energy efficient home appliances, use less water, minimize waste, travel less and adopt sustainable modes of transport; awareness of the EU ´Flower´ ecolabel; trust in products carrying the EU ecolabel; trust in the reporting of companies on their environmental and social performance; importance of energy efficiency in purchasing decision; attitude towards a voluntary environmental code of conduct of retailers. Demography: sex; age; age at end of education; occupation; professional position; type of community. Additionally coded was: respondent ID; interviewer ID; language of the interview; country; date of interview; time of the beginning of the interview; duration of the interview; type of phone line; call history; region; weighting factor.
Temporal Coverage
  • 2009-04-21 / 2009-04-25
Geographic Coverage
  • Belgium (BE)
  • Czech Republic (CZ)
  • Denmark (DK)
  • Germany (DE)
  • Estonia (EE)
  • Greece (GR)
  • Spain (ES)
  • France (FR)
  • United Kingdom (GB)
  • Italy (IT)
  • Cyprus (CY)
  • Latvia (LV)
  • Lithuania (LT)
  • Luxembourg (LU)
  • Hungary (HU)
  • Malta (MT)
  • Netherlands (NL)
  • Austria (AT)
  • Poland (PL)
  • Portugal (PT)
  • Slovenia (SI)
  • Slovakia (SK)
  • Finland (FI)
  • Sweden (SE)
  • Bulgaria (BG)
  • Romania (RO)
  • Croatia (HR)
  • Ireland (IE)
Sampled Universe
Population aged 15 years and above
Collection Mode
  • Face-to-face interview
  • Telephone interview: CATI
  • Telephone interviews were conducted in each country, with the exception of Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Hungary, Poland, Romania and Slovakia where both telephone and face-to-face interviews were conducted (70% webCATI and 30% F2F interviews).
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 26642
    Number of Variables: 56
Availability
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Rights
All metadata from GESIS DBK are available free of restriction under the Creative Commons CC0 1.0 Universal Public Domain Dedication. However, GESIS requests that you actively acknowledge and give attribution to all metadata sources, such as the data providers and any data aggregators, including GESIS. For further information see https://dbk.gesis.org/dbksearch/guidelines.asp
Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA4983 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Internationale Umfrageprogramme (Type: FDZ)
Publications
  • European Commission Europeans’ attitudes towards the issue of sustainable consumption and production, Analytical report 2009, The Gallup Organization Hungary. European Commission, Brussels 2009 http://ec.europa.eu/public_opinion/flash/fl_256_en.pdf

Update Metadata: 2020-10-21 | Issue Number: 89 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22

Europäische Kommission (2009): Flash Eurobarometer 256 (Europeans’ attitudes towards the issue of sustainable consumption and production). Version: 1.0.0. GESIS Data Archive. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.4232/1.4983