Opinion Barometer November 1990 - Attitude to Development on the Territory of the GDR

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Zentralinstitut für Jugendforschung (ZIJ), Leipzig
Publication Date
  • Zentralinstitut fuer Jugendforschung, Leipzig (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Political Attitudes and Behavior
  • Abstract

    First all-German elections, fear of the future, menaces experienced and feared. Topics: Evaluation of personal prospects for the future; stand on remaining in Eastern Germany; intended participation in the all-German Federal Parliament election; party preference; trust in various parties; evaluation of demand for unity of Germany within the borders of 1937; stand on actions against foreigners; feeling of being threatened in view of: unemployment, crime, increase of foreigners, aggressiveness and violence, left-wing and right-wing radicalism, increasing egoism; fear of the future; evaluation of political positions: government force to maintain law and order, acceptance of police actions against rampaging groups; certainty of one's own job; full-time or part-time employment; readiness for occupational further education; readiness for retraining in a related or new occupation; readiness for mobility in occupational context within the current state, in a different new or old state.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1990-11
    Second Half of November 1990
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
    Eastern Germany
Sampling Procedure Comment: Random selection from the central address registry.
Collection Mode
  • Mail survey with personal letter
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 1662
    Number of Variables: 38
Further opinion polls at this time are the studies with ZA Study Nos. 6009, 6010, 6011, 6012, 6013, 6014, 6015, 6016, 6018, 6049, 6076.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA6017 (Type: ZA-No.)

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 87 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22