FDJ Contingent I and II 1988 and 1989

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
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Political ideology
    • Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion
    • Government, political systems and organisation
  • Abstract

    Attitudes of young people to the FDJ contingent and the youth association. Topics: Knowledge about the "FDJ contingent GDR 40" and its goals or tasks; frequency of reading the "Junge Welt" {young world }; personal importance of the objectives of the contingent; personal battle program by means of the contingent, personal mission in contingent; experiences since begin of the FDJ contingent; frequency of listening to "youth radio DT 64"; solidarity with FDJ group; solidarity with GDR, Soviet Union, FDJ; world view; member in youth researcher collective or youth brigade; member in FDJ.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1988-04
  • 1989
    spring 1989
Geographic Coverage
  • German Democratic Republic (1949-1990) (DDDE)
Sampled Universe
Sample of schoolchildren, apprentices, students, workers, employees and co-operative farmers between the ages of 15 to 25 years (1989) as well as schoolchildren, apprentices, workers, employees, students (1988).
Sampling Procedure Comment:
Collection Mode
  • Written survey
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 3851
    Number of Variables: 54
The individual studies are archived under ZA Study Nos. 6085 (1988) and 6089 (1989).
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA6171 (Type: ZA-No.)

Update Metadata: 2020-10-21 | Issue Number: 87 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22