Post-election Cross Section (GLES 2009)

Resource Type
  • Rattinger, Hans (Universität Mannheim)
  • Roßteutscher, Sigrid (Universität Frankfurt)
  • Schmitt-Beck, Rüdiger (Universität Mannheim)
  • Weßels, Bernhard (Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung)
  • Wagner, Aiko (Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung)
Other Title
  • German Longitudinal Election Study (Alternative Title)
Publication Date
  • BIK MARPLAN, Offenbach (Data Collector)
  • BIK MARPLAN, Offenbach (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Political Attitudes and Behavior
  • Abstract

    Evaluation of parties and politicians. Attitude to political questions.
Temporal Coverage
  • 2009-09-28 / 2009-11-23
  • 2009-09-28 / 2009-11-23
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
  • Germany (DE)
Sampled Universe
The population comprises all persons with German citizenship resident in the Federal Republic of Germany, who had a minimum age of 16 years and lived in private households at the time the survey was being conducted.
Disproportional stratified multistage random sampling based on the ADM-design. All in all, 250 sampling points were drawn in West Germany with the aim to realize 1,400 interviews. 150 sampling points were drawn in East Germany to realize 700 interviews. That means that the East German population is overrepresented in the sample. The target person in the household was determined by Sweden key.
Collection Mode
  • Computer Assisted Personal Interview (CAPI)
  • Computer Assisted Personal Interview (CAPI)
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 2115
    Number of Variables: 691
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 2115
    Number of Variables: 691
The documented study was conducted in the context of the German Longitudinal Election Study (GLES), 2009. The data of this study are also available as cumulation (ZA5302) with the Pre-election Cross Section.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA5301 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Is new version of
    DOI: 10.4232/1.10352
  • Is new version of
    DOI: 10.4232/1.10351
  • Is new version of
    DOI: 10.4232/1.10350

Update Metadata: 2016-02-02 | Issue Number: 231 | Registration Date: 2011-10-26