Interval Study Risk 1986-1995 - Leipzig Schoolchildren Study, 7th Wave 1992

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Deutsches Jugendinstitut München, Regionale Arbeitsstelle Leipzig
Publication Date
  • Deutsches Jugendinstitut Muenchen, Regionale Arbeitsstelle Leipzig (Data Collector)
  • GESIS (Distributor)
  • GESIS (Hosting Institution)
  • ZA:
    • Education, School Systems
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Post-compulsory education
    • Leisure, tourism and sport
    • Family life and marriage
    • Youth
Free Keywords
Schema: TheSoz
adolescent; leisure time behavior; school; satisfaction with life; social attitude; personality traits; life planning; social relations; drug use; alcohol consumption
  • Abstract

    Coping with development demands, risk situations and risk behavior of young people in the new states. Topics: Satisfaction with school; frequency of leisure activities (scale); presence of leisure facilities in vicinity of residence (scale); school achievements; reasons for learning well (scale); evaluation of social characteristics in school (scale); satisfaction with various areas of life (scale); burden from problems (scale); contact with problems; condition of health; thoughts of suicide; extent to which informed about AIDS and feeling of being threatened; readiness for an AIDS test; housing conditions; qualification and activity of parents; moral orientations (scale); number of friends; liking for youth groups (scale); models; self-image (scale); goals in life (scale); belonging to leisure groups; family relations; child-raising style of parents (scale); frequency of use of nicotine and alcohol; reasons for poor achievements; belief in God; political attitudes and interest in politics; postmaterialism; evaluation of one's own future chances (scale); expectations of the future (scale); prediction of social development (scale); deviant behavior (scale); attitude to foreigners; national identity.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1992-11 / 1992-12
Geographic Coverage
  • Saxony (DE-SN)
    Leipzig and rural surroundings
Sampled Universe
Panel of the Interval study ´Capability Development - Younger Cohort´ with additional enhancement in selected schools after restructuring of the school system. Interviewed were schoolchildren of the 10th grade.
Probability: Multistage; Sampling Procedure Comment:
Time Dimension
  • Cross-section
Collection Mode
  • Self-administered questionnaire: Paper
  • Written survey
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 1604
    Number of Variables: 378
The study is part of the project "Risk Situations and Risk Behavior of Young People in the Eastern States". It is the continuation of the Interval Study "Capabilities - Younger Cohort" with main focus on "dealing of young people with the partially novel chances and risks in the context of changed social conditions". Further waves of the Interval Study are archived under ZA Study Nos. 6117 to 6121 or 6181 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
  • ZA6181 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • 1 (Type: VerbundFDB)

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 89 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22