Sibling Children 1982

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Zentralinstitut für Jugendforschung (ZIJ), Leipzig
Publication Date
  • Zentralinstitut fuer Jugendforschung, Leipzig (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Family
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Compulsory and pre-school education
    • Leisure, tourism and sport
    • Family life and marriage
  • Abstract

    Influence of family and sibling relations on development of young people (supplemental form for parents). Topics: Frequency of leisure activities (scale); common organization of leisure time with sibling A and desired frequency; equal treatment of siblings by parents; emotional relation with sibling A; trust and harmony in one's family; influence on personal decisions by others (scale); assessment of parental relation; occupational qualification of parents; reference persons with problems in school, politics, friendship, sexuality, love, fashion, leisure time; self-assessment of condition of health; age at first menstruation or when voice has broken; attitudes in comparison with sibling A; significance of high school achievement; class level; year of first day at school; education path sought after school degree; school attitudes and conduct; willingness to accept social functions; relations with classmates and teachers; reasons for achievement of demands of the teacher; effort for maintenance of discipline; interest in cultural, sociable, social activities (scale); willingness to accept a physically difficult, dirty job (scale); willingness to accept a poorly paid job (scale); supplemental form for parents: assessment of the relation of siblings A and B at various points in time; common hobbies and friends of siblings A and B; comparison of frequency of various activities of siblings A and B (scale); importance of various factors for structuring family life (scale); equal treatment of the siblings by mother or father; priority influence on upbringing of child A or B by mother or father; age and occupational qualification of parents; total number of siblings; child-raising of the children by natural parents.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1982
    Autumn 1982
Geographic Coverage
  • German Democratic Republic (1949-1990) (DDDE)
Sampled Universe
Young people with siblings and their parents.
Collection Mode
  • Written survey
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 314
    Number of Variables: 204
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA6069 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Kabat vel Job, O.; Schmidt, L.: Geschwister in der Familie. Leipzig 1986.

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