Interval Study Risk 1986-1995 - Leipzig Schoolchildren Study, 8th Wave 1993

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:
    • Employment
    • Leisure, tourism and sport
    • Health
    • Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion
    • Youth
Free Keywords
Schema: TheSoz
young adult; leisure time behavior; career aspiration; health; social attitude
  • Abstract

    Coping with development demands of adolescence, risk situations and risk behavior of young people in the new states. Topics: Moral orientations (scale); attitude to structuring life; transfer into vocational training by junior high school students; future plans of high school students; motives for choice of occupation (scale); satisfaction with various areas of life (scale); family living conditions; changes of the situation in life experienced in the past year; national identity; political attitude; problem burden; perceived threats (scale) deviant behavior (scale); training and training occupation; desired course of study and city of study; frequency of various activities in leisure time (scale); changes in leisure offering in vicinity of residence; activity or membership in leisure group; attitude to autonomous groups (scale); contact with sects; membership in youth clubs; use of semi-luxury foods, tobacco and alcohol (scale); attitude to and experiences with love; sexual intercourse and use of contraceptive; extent to which informed about AIDS; physical development in view of weight; use of medication.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1993-10 / 1993-11
Geographic Coverage
  • Saxony (DE-SN)
    Leipzig and rural surroundings
Sampled Universe
Panel of the Interval Study ´ Capability Development - Younger Cohort´ with additional enhancements from the rural area. Interviewed were trainees - 1st year of instruction, high school students - 11th grades and young people without training position.
Probability: Multistage
Time Dimension
  • Cross-section
Collection Mode
  • Self-administered questionnaire: Paper
  • Mail survey
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 1432
    Number of Variables: 278
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
  • ZA6182 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • 1 (Type: VerbundFDB)

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