Schoolchildren Interval Study Capabilities 1986-1995, 2nd Wave 1987

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Zentralinstitut für Jugendforschung (ZIJ), Leipzig
Publication Date
  • Zentralinstitut fuer Jugendforschung, Leipzig (Data Collector)
  • GESIS (Distributor)
  • GESIS (Hosting Institution)
  • ZA:
    • Education, School Systems
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Compulsory and pre-school education
    • Cultural activities and participation
    • Children
Free Keywords
Schema: TheSoz
child; social relations; academic achievement; leisure time behavior; music lessons
  • Abstract

    Development forms and influence factors of development of mental achievements in childhood and adolescence (particularly at transfer from lower grade, junior high and high school). Topics: Test results on concentration ability, attentiveness, verbal agility; special abilities in technical, musical, linguistic, athletic and artistic area; support of particular capabilities; cultural interests and orientations; leisure behavior; leisure interests; use of new information technologies; use of mass-media; use of cultural offerings; preferred cultural activities; cultural-esthetic orientation; social relations: collectivity; school habits; social effort; identification; friendships; psycho-nerval prerequisites: physical and psychological ability to hold up; neurotic conduct characteristics.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1987
Geographic Coverage
  • German Democratic Republic (1949-1990) (DDDE)
    GDR: Leipzig
Sampled Universe
Panel of the Interval Study ´Capability Development - Younger Cohort´. Classes in the 4th grade (schoolchildren 10 years old).
Probability: Multistage; Sampling Procedure Comment: Multi-stage random sample of region and school, cluster sample of classes in the 5th grade.
Time Dimension
  • Cross-section
Collection Mode
  • Self-administered questionnaire: Paper
  • Written survey
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 1348
    Number of Variables: 312
The first or the third to fifth wave of the "Schoolchildren Interval Study Capabilities" are archived under ZA Study Nos. 6117 and 6119 to 6121. The Interval Study was continued after 1990 in the project "Risk Situations and Risk Behavior of Young People" in the eastern states. The waves have ZA Study Nos. 6180 to 6183. Furthermore the "Schoolchildren Interval Study Capabilities - Younger Cohort" was conducted in parallel in an older cohort (ZA Study Nos. 6122 to 6127 and 6184 to 6186).
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA6118 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • 1 (Type: VerbundFDB)

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 91 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22