Flash Eurobarometer 272 (Space Activities of the European Union)

Version
1.0.0
Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
Creator
  • Europäische Kommission
Publication Date
2011-01-20
Contributor
  • Papacostas, Antonis (European Commission, Brussels 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, Ireland (Data Collector)
  • DEMOSKOPEA, Rome, Italy (Data Collector)
  • CYMAR, Nicosia, Cyprus (Data Collector)
  • LATVIAN FACTS, Riga, 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, Naarden, Netherlands (Data Collector)
  • SPECTRA, Linz, Austria (Data Collector)
  • GALLUP POLAND, Warsaw, Poland (Data Collector)
  • CONSULMARK, Lisbon, Portugal (Data Collector)
  • CATI d.o.o, Ljubljana, Slovenia (Data Collector)
  • FOCUS AGENCY, Bratislava, Slovakia (Data Collector)
  • NORSTAT FINLAND OY, Pori, Finland (Data Collector)
  • HERMELIN, Norrköping, Sweden (Data Collector)
  • GALLUP UK, London, United Kingdom (Data Collector)
  • VITOSHA, Sofia, Bulgaria (Data Collector)
  • GALLUP ROMANIA, Bucharest, Romania (Data Collector)
  • The GALLUP Organisation, Brussels / The GALLUP Organisation, Hungary(international co-ordination) (Data Collector)
Language
English
Classification
  • ZA:
    • International Institutions, Relations, Conditions
    • Technology, Energy
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • International politics and organisation
    • Science and technology
Description
  • Abstract

    Space activities of the European Union. Topics: 1. Space activities: importance of space related activities for the future international position of the EU; importance of space activities with regard to the following issues: economic development in the EU, development of innovative terrestrial applications. 2. European Earth Observation: awareness of the European Earth Observation satellites; importance of the development of selected space applications for the EU: independent European Positioning System (GPS), space monitoring system to manage disasters and mitigate the effects of climate change, communication tools, space-based monitoring tools to improve citizen security. 3. Space exploration: importance of selected effects of space exploration: expansion of human knowledge, source of innovation and economic development, discovery of new raw materials and energy resources, better earth protection; attitude towards more EU activity in the field of space exploration; attitude towards increasing the share of EU budget to cover space activities. 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
  • 2009-07-03 / 2009-07-07
Geographic Coverage
  • Belgium (BE)
  • Bulgaria (BG)
  • Czech Republic (CZ)
  • Denmark (DK)
  • Germany (DE)
  • Estonia (EE)
  • Greece (GR)
  • Spain (ES)
  • France (FR)
  • Ireland (IE)
  • Italy (IT)
  • Cyprus (CY)
  • Latvia (LV)
  • Lithuania (LT)
  • Luxembourg (LU)
  • Hungary (HU)
  • Malta (MT)
  • Netherlands (NL)
  • Austria (AT)
  • Poland (PL)
  • Portugal (PT)
  • Romania (RO)
  • Slovenia (SI)
  • Slovakia (SK)
  • Finland (FI)
  • Sweden (SE)
  • United Kingdom (GB)
Sampled Universe
Population aged 15 years and above
Collection Mode
  • Face-to-face interview
  • Telephone interview
  • Interviews were predominantly carried out by telephone via fixed-lines, interviews were also conducted via mobile telephones and by face-to-face (F2F) interviews. Mobile telephone interviews were conducted in Austria, Belgium, Finland, Italy, Portugal, and Spain, and some F2F interviews in the Czech Republic, Lithuania, Hungary, Slovakia, Latvia, Romania, Estonia, Bulgaria, and Poland.
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 25614
    Number of Variables: 52
Availability
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Rights
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA5212 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Internationale Umfrageprogramme (Type: FDZ)
Publications
  • European Commission; The GALLUP Organisation, Hungary: Space activities of the European Union. Brussels: European Commission Oktober 2009 http://ec.europa.eu/public_opinion/flash/fl_272_en.pdf

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 90 | Registration Date: 2011-02-21